Tuition Scholarships

Gage Academy of Art Tuition Scholarships embody the school’s mission to educate, enrich, and engage the community by providing access to art education for any student who wishes to pursue or begin their artistic practice. Gage Tuition Scholarships are merit- and need-based awards granted annually by a review panel. Here are this year’s recipients.

2017-18 Tuition Scholarship Recipients

The Stanley R. & Robert E. Wright Foundation for the Arts Scholarship | Grace Flott

This scholarship is dedicated to the continuation of artistic excellence and the creative pursuit of aesthetic beauty through the fields of fine art, commercial art and classical music. This need-based scholarship is awarded to a student age 17-27 who demonstrates outstanding ability and motivation in pursuing a career in their field.

The 2017-18 Stanley R. & Robert E. Wright Foundation for the Arts Scholarship is awarded to Grace Flott in the amount of $5,875.00.

The Allan and Mary Kollar Scholarship | Patrick Ward

This scholarship is designated for a Gage Atelier program student. The Atelier program is designed for artists who intend to pursue profound mastery in the painting, drawing, or sculpture disciplines under the guidance of an internationally-renowned teaching artist.

The 2017-18 Allan and Mary Kollar Scholarship is awarded Patrick Ward in the amount of $1,000.00.

The Dennis Evans & Nancy Mee Scholarship | Nathan Brutzman

This scholarship is established by the artists in support of a Gage student who is experimental in their approach to art making and is not afraid to break the rules.

The 2017-18 Dennis Evans & Nancy Mee Scholarship is awarded to Nathan Brutzman in the amount of $1,000.00.

The Mary Gales Scholarship | Cynthia Wessling

This scholarship is a memorial fund established for a gifted female or female self-identifying artist.

The 2017-18 Mary Gales Scholarship is awarded to Cynthia Wessling in the amount of $900.00.

APPLICATIONS FOR TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS CLOSED FOR THIS YEAR.

Stand-by Scholarships

Stand-by Scholarship applicants work with the Registrar to determine their course requests for each quarter and receive their final course assignments three business days before the commencement of the program.

The Gage Stand-by Scholarship Program is available to motivated students who demonstrate both financial need and the desire to receive an arts education.

Applications are due each year on May 31st and are applicable for one year’s worth of classes/workshops/lectures (one per quarter). Applications for the 2018/2019 academic year will be accepted starting April 2018.

For more information email Jessica Lah, Co-Registrar, or call 206.323.4243, x10

Youth Scholarships

Youth Scholarships are need-based awards available for summer youth programs. Scholarship applications are due July 1 for all summer youth programs. Please apply here Scholarship Application and send the filled out form to Youth Programs Director Andrea Goodman.