The A. Eric Arctander Artist Scholarship

A. Eric Arctander Artist Scholarship

Grant for visual artists ages 25 – 45

Deadline August 15, 2017

Go to: On the home page click the A.E. Arctander Application.

The A. Eric Arctander Artist Scholarship 2017 was created by family and friends. The award is to honor Eric not only as an artist but as a teacher, mentor and friend of younger artists who assisted them in pursuing a life in art.
A. Eric Arctander was a visual artist who has been widely exhibited as a painter and the creator of site-specific public art for which he received the Municipal Art Society Certificate of Merit. He was a co-founder and President of Collaborative Concepts, a not-for-profit, non-membership organization that has facilitated exhibitions since 2000. You must apply no later than August 15, 2017.

Grant Overview

• The purpose of the scholarship is to support a VISUAL ARTIST.
• The scholarship stipend is $1,000.00 and will be awarded by September 15th, 2017.
• Work of the selected artist will be shown at the discretion of the Putnam Arts Council at the Belle Levine Arts Center, Mahopac, New York.

Who Can Apply:

• You must be a visual artist, 25 to 45 years old, involved with one or more of the following areas: Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Mixed Media (2D) and (3D), Installation Art and Sculpture.
• The grant can be used for exploring materials, techniques and direction for your personal and professional, artistic development.
• You must be a resident of either Dutchess, Westchester or Putnam County in New York State.
• You must have an e-mail address.
To Apply:

Go to: On the home page click the A.E. Arctander Application.