Scholarship & Awards
The DAA Student Scholarship – This student scholarship (a value of up to $250 each) will be awarded to students between the ages of 3.5 and 18 who are interested in taking a DAA art class at the Ellison Center for the Arts. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and awarded prior to the beginning of each semester.
The Katherine Smit Scholarship – Women, 18 years and older, are invited to apply for this scholarship supporting those interested in pursuing art classes through the Duxbury Art Association. A generous anonymous donor has given the funds to allow two individual scholarships per year for either an art class or workshop to be awarded.
The Robert A. St. Pierre Award – The Duxbury Art Association grants the Robert A. St. Pierre Award annually to a high school senior who plans on further studies in the visual arts. An award of $1000 is given to a student who plans further study in the visual arts at an art school or other college, or through an organized program of art study; including an apprenticeship or private study with an artist. The St. Pierre Scholarship is awarded on the basis of talent, motivation and serious intent.
2012 Gerry Stillman, Duxbury
2011 Addy Oldham, Mattapoisett
2010 Ariel Christopher, Raynham
2009 Clay Mohrman, Duxbury
2008 Emily Desmery, Duxbury
2007 Genevieive Pratt, Rockland
2006 Patrick Shea, Marshfield
2005 Grady O’Connor, Duxbury
2004 Keith Archer, Marshfield
2003 Matthew Files, Duxbury
Deadline for the application is Thursday, May 17, 2013.
Please MAIL application, letters of recommendation and portfolio (no originals, please) to the Duxbury Art Association, P.O. Box 204A, Duxbury, MA 02331.
Applications may be hand delivered (mail to post office box, please) to the Duxbury Art Association Office, located in The Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury. Please contact us for office hours.