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Deadline
May 2
Amount
$2,000-$10,000
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  • Offered by
    Rhode Island Foundation
    One Union Station
    Providence, RI 02903
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in learning about and practicing art. Preference will be given to visual artists. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a master's or doctoral program that will lead to a career in art education.
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Deadline
February 6
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    South Carolina State Department of Education
    1429 Senate Street
    Room 701-A
    Columbia, SC 29201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors in South Carolina public schools, have attended South Carolina public schools for the past two consecutive years and be U.S. citizens. There are four categories: creative writing, drama, music and visual arts. For the creative writing category, a sonnet, lyric or narrative poem no longer than one page must be submitted. For the drama category, an original, short, one-act play with a performing time of 20 to 45 minutes must be submitted. For the music category, an original composition of three to five minutes must be submitted. For the visual arts category, an original visual composition must be submitted. Compositions are judged on creativity, originality and quality of expression and content.
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Deadline
December
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
April 27
Amount
$1,000
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Varies
Amount
$500-$3,500
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Deadline
March 20
Amount
Up to $30,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Google
    1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
    Mountain View, CA 94043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Participants must be elementary or secondary school students in the 50 U.S. states or the District of Columbia who have registered for the contest. They must be U.S. residents who have obtained parental consent to enter. Employees, interns, contractors and office-holders of Google Inc. and their immediate families are not eligible.
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  • Offered by
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    Junior Duck Stamp Program
    4401 N. Fairfax Drive
    MBSP-4070
    Arlington, VA 22203
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp, wins $5,000 and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp. The second place winner receives $3,000, and the third place winner receives $2,000. A $500 prize is also awarded to the best conservation message.
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Deadline
January 15
Amount
$11,500 plus housing, board and fees
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    No
  • Offered by
    American School of Classical Studies at Athens
    6-8 Charlton Street
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.
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Deadline
December 31, March 31, June 30, September 30
Amount
$1,500-$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    L. Ron Hubbard
    P.O. Box 3190
    Los Angeles, CA 90078
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must not have published more than three black-and-white story illustrations or more than one color painting in national media. Applicants must also submit three original illustrations done in a black-and-white medium in three different themes.
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Deadline
December 19
Amount
Up to $350
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Organization for Women Foundation
    LYB Poster Contest
    1100 H Street, NW
    Suite 300
    Washington, DC 20005
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be non-students or may be students of any grade level at a primary, secondary or postsecondary school. They can be residents of any country. They must design and submit an original poster that challenges limiting, stereotypical or negative portrayals of women in the media. Selection is based on poster message and graphical attractiveness.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$6,000
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Deadline
February 21
Amount
$500-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Christophers
    5 Hanover Square
    22nd Floor
    New York, NY 10004
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Entrants must be high school students. Students must work individually to create posters of original content. Posters are judged by a panel based on overall impact, expression of the year's theme, artistic merit and originality.
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
$5,000-$10,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Ladies Auxiliary VFW
    406 West 34th Street
    10th Floor
    Kansas City, MO 64111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students in the same state as the sponsoring Ladies Auxiliary. They must submit one piece of patriotic art on paper or canvas. Art must have been completed during the current school year and must be accompanied by a teacher's signature. Applicants must participate in a local Auxiliary competition before advancing to the national level.
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Deadline
October 16
Amount
Up to $10,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts
    444 Brickell Avenue
    P-14
    Miami, FL 33131
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be either high school seniors or 17 or 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.
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Deadline
December 15
Amount
Up to $1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC)
    275 Seventh Avenue
    15th Floor
    New York, NY 10001
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be 19 years or younger. Films must be four minutes or less in a variety of genres including documentary, music video and experimental. Top three winners receive cash stipends.
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