The Michigan Ceramic Art Association is seeking candidates for the 2018 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 must be currently enrolled at a post-secondary institution within the state of Michigan. The MCAA is looking for students who desire a career in the ceramic arts or the ceramics industry, optionally including the teaching of ceramic arts.
Students will be judged on their completed works only. The MCAA Governing Board will reviewdigital images of the work of applicants, review their statement of need, and review their letter orletters of recommendation. Applicant works will be judged on talent, skill, inventiveness, originality, craftsmanship, form, and subject matter. All of these judgments are decisions by the MCAA Governing Board, and are final.
Students may apply online, via mail, or email. Applicants can visit the site www.michclay.com
and click on the “Scholarship” tab. Applications must be received no later than May 31, 2018.
Please direct questions to: MCAAscholarship@umich.edu