The Nora Excellence in Art Activism Scholarship

The #NoRA Excellence in Art Activism Scholarship is a one-time $5,000 scholarship awarded to a graduating High School Senior or student currently enrolled in a baccalaureate program who uses art to engage in gun violence prevention. Students must present a portfolio of art, music, writing, or other artistic endeavor and a detailed explanation of how it is used to enact social change around gun violence prevention.

Annual Amount

$5,000

Additional Selection Criteria

The #NoRA Excellence in Art Activism Scholarship is a one-time $5,000 scholarship awarded to a graduating High School Senior or student currently enrolled in a baccalaureate program who uses art to engage in gun violence prevention.

Application Process

For online application, go to:  https://noranow.org/scholarships/the-nora-excellence-in-art-activism-scholarship/

To Apply

Complete the form below including a digital link to your portfolio. Your portfolio should include at least 3 but no more than 10 works of visual art, poetry, short writing, songs, or films. For longer form written work, please include a 20-page portfolio or book excerpt. For longer-form musical or film compositions, please include a 20-minute excerpt.

In addition, please complete the form below and email a copy of your high school transcript, two (2) letters of recommendation, and your most current college transcript (if a current college student) by the application deadline.

Application Deadline: 11:59 PM (ET) on December 31, 2019.

We expect this to be a highly competitive scholarship, and as such we regret we are unable to consider applications for which all requested materials are not received by the application deadline.

#NoRA Execllence in Art Activism Judging Rubric

Deadline

December 31, 2019

For the application or more information go to:
https://noranow.org/scholarships/the-nora-excellence-in-art-activism-scholarship/