The Michigan Ceramic Art Association is seeking candidates for the 2017 MCAA Scholarship Award. Up to two $500 scholarships will be awarded.
This award is to encourage students to further their ceramics education. To be eligible, a student must be a U.S. citizen and currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution within the state of Michigan. We are looking for students who desire a career in ceramic arts or ceramics industries, and/or the teaching of ceramics arts. Students will be judged on completed works only. The Governing Board will view digital images of a student’s work, review their statement of need, and letter(s) of recommendation. Works shall be judged on talent, skill, inventiveness, originality, craftsmanship, form and subject matter. All judgments will necessarily be decisions by the Governing Board and are final.
The scholarship application form can be downloaded using the link below. The application must be received no later than May 31, 2017. Include at least 4, of your best ceramic art work as directed in the application. Please note that all images must be received in electronic form for your application to be considered. Please direct questions to: MCAAscholarship@umich.edu