CAEA Student Scholarships

Scholarships sponsored by CAEA provide benefits to students statewide, including exhibiting art publicly and receiving commendations for exemplary work. Scholarships and awards for artistic achievement and service are presented by CAEA to selected students.

Nominating teachers must be current active members at the time applications are due.

For more information contact [email protected].

Donations to the CAEA Student Scholarship Fund can be made by clicking here.

You may also support the Student Scholarship Fund through your purchase of a limited edition signed artist print. Click here for details.

 

College Scholarships for Middle and High School Students

Duane Hagen and Laurel Burch Memorial Scholarships:

The one-time scholarships are awarded to graduating senior high school art students who exemplify outstanding qualifications. Students must provide proof of enrollment in an accredited college art program. The awards are sent directly to the designated college and disbursed through its financial office. All information must be presented accurately, promptly, and completely to the screening committee or the nominee will not be considered for an award.

Application Deadline: March 1 of each year.

Application Forms:

Download a Duane Hagen and Laurel Burch Memorial Word Doc Application Form that can be filled in digitally and emailed or printed and mailed.

Download a Duane Hagen and Laurel Burch Memorial Application Form to print, complete and mail.

Read about Duane Hagen
Read about Laurel Burch 

 

Congratulations to the 2018 Duane Hagen Memorial Scholarship Winner

Se Eun Park

Se Eun Park - Newborn Pork

Nominated by:
Sally Rush

Se Eun Park - Newborn Pork Detail

 

 

Congratulations to the 2018 Laurel Burch Memorial Scholarship Winner

Margaret Stern

Margaret Stern

Margaret Stern - No Escape

 

 

Nominated by:
Suzette Morrow

Suzette Morrow

Congratulations to the 2018 Laurel Burch Memorial Scholarship Winner

Xiucoatl Mejia

Xiucoatl Mejia

Xiucoatl Mejia - Tlazocamati Tonanzintlali

Nominated by:
Tamara Kirpatrick

Tamara Kirkpatrick

Xiucoatl Mejia Mural

 

 

Idyllwild Summer Arts Program Scholarship:

Idyllwild Arts

CAEA has joined with The Idyllwild Arts Foundation to provide an opportunity for one student (Grades 6-12) from one of the three areas/regions in California to experience this unique summer art program.  Current CAEA members may nominate as many students as they wish. The cost of the program includes the art course taken as well as room and board. The Idyllwild Arts Foundation is generously covering the entire cost of the program for the chosen students. Students will need to provide for their own transportation and the $50 registration fee.  The CAEA area or region in which the student resides will pay the cost of materials.

See Idyllwild Arts Academy and its program.

Application Deadline: March 1 of each year.

Application Forms:

Download an Idyllwild Summer Arts Program Scholarship Word Doc Application Form that can be filled in digitally and emailed or printed and mailed.

Download an Idyllwild Summer Arts Program Scholarship Application Form to print, complete and mail.

 

 

Congratulations to the 2018 Idyllwild Summer Arts Program Scholarship Winner

Gabriela Marquez Gonzales

Gabriela Marquez Gonazlez

Gabriela Marquez Gonzales - Untitled

Nominated by:
Mark Chacon

Mark Chacon

 

 

Higher Education Scholarship

Paul Kravagna Higher Education Scholarship:

The one-time scholarships for college students enrolled in an art credential program at one of the California State Universities are awarded to those students who exemplify outstanding qualifications. The college students must provide proof of enrollment in an accredited educational program. The awards are sent directly to the designated college and disbursed through their financial office. All information must be presented accurately, promptly, and completely to the screening committee or the nominee will not be considered for an award.

Application Deadline: May 1 of each year.

Application Forms:

Download a Paul Kravagna Higher Education Award Word Doc Application Form that can be filled in digitally and emailed or printed and mailed.

Download a Paul Kravagna Higher Education Award Application Form to print, complete and mail.

Read about Paul Kravagna

 

Congratulations to the 2018 Paul Kravagna Higher Education Award Winner

Caitlin Schwerin

Caitlin Schwerin - A Chicken and Her Eggs

 

 

Nominated by:
Cris Guenter

Congratulations to the 2018 Paul Kravagna Higher Education Award Winner

Bobbie Rae Jones

Bobbie Rae Jones

Bobbie Rae Jones - Isolation

Nurturing Strength: Loss
2018, acrylic on canvas, 48 X 36 inches

 

 

Nominated by:
Teresa Cotner

Teresa Cotner

Congratulations to the 2018 Paul Kravagna Higher Education Award Winner

Brianna Munday

Brianna Munday - Shattered Nominated by:
Amber Wood