This scholarship is generously funded by Gallery Night Pensacola to support area students who wish to pursue and expand their education in the visual arts. The Gallery Night Pensacola Scholarship for graduating high school seniors is open to any student who intends to pursue a career in the visual arts, and plans to attend an accredited art school, college or university art program. The award recipient will receive $500 to benefit their continued arts education.
Scholarship applicants are reviewed by the VAA Board of Trustees. The selected candidate shall be determined based on their demonstration of committment to the arts; development of personal voice or vision; and evidence of technique and talent in a range of media or preferred medium.
Completed online application must be submitted by April 1, 2020. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Award winner will be notified by April 17, 2020.
The award recipient for this, and all 2020/2021 scholarship and grant awards, will be presented at the Leave A Legacy Award Reception and PopUp at Artel Gallery during Fall 2020. Award winners will also serve as the Gallery Night Featured Artists for the June 19th Gallery Night event in downtown Pensacola.