For Artists / Opportunities

Allied Arts Association, Richland/ MFA Scholarship/ Call for Students

Submission fee

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Competition is open to students in residence at a university in Washington, Oregon and Idaho who are enrolled in a visual arts MFA program. Students must have completed at least one term and have at least one term remaining in their program.

Your application must include:

1. Artist’s statement, 300 words or less.

2. Documentation from your registrar of current status in appropriate masters program.

3. One page Curriculum Vitae.

4. Ten to 12 images of your work on a CD, JPEG format maximum size 500 KB each, and a separate sheet identifying each image with title, size, medium, and date completed. Scholarship winner is expected to include in our Allied Arts exhibit, work represented with the application. Work must be acceptable to the general public.

Applications must be postmarked no later than Friday, March 30, 2018.
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Selection will be based on artistic merit.  No award will be made if the judges agree that no candidate meets appropriate standards.

All applicants will be notified by April 9, 2018. Winner’s work may be hand-delivered or shipped to Allied Arts, and must arrive no later than Saturday, April 28. Artist is responsible for all costs related to delivery and shipping.

Winner’s work must remain in the Scholarship Show Exhibition from May 1 through May 15, 2018.  The winner should be present for the opening reception and award presentation Sunday, May 6, 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

The award will be administered through the recipient’s graduate school, and will be applied toward tuition, supplies or fees.

Mail your application package to:
Allied Arts Association
Attn: Margie Seipt, Masters Scholarship
89 Lee Blvd
Richland, WA 99352

Eligible media

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.