Scholarship Guidelines & Checklists

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Scholarship Guidelines & Checklists2019-03-21T14:15:38+00:00

AENJ High School Scholarship

College Scholarship and AENJ Graduate Scholarship

GUIDELINES AND CHECKLISTS

AENJ Scholarship materials are ONLY accepted through scholarship@aenj.org

Scholarship applications submitted by mail will not be accepted.

Please review the following guidelines to familiarize yourself with the requirements for the scholarship you are applying BEFORE you complete the online application.

AENJ High School Scholarship

DUE: FEBRUARY 22 11:59 PM

Application guidelines

Download guidelines and checklist here

  • To apply for this scholarship you MUST have a Gmail account. If you do not have one go to google.com to create your own Gmail account.
  • This Gmail account gives you access to Google Docs where you can create and submit all the files for this application.
  • Create one (1) document/file, named LastnameMaterials… Include the following pages:
    • Pg 1 Essay/Artist’s Statement (300 words) stating the intent of your artwork and future artistic goals/plans;
    • Pg 2 List of accomplishments i.e. art exhibitions, awards/grants/scholarships, art classes beyond school and;
    • Pg 3 Index of Works (from slides): Title, media, size. SHARE this document with scholarship@aenj.org
  • Create and/or Upload your PowerPoint Slide Presentation, named LastnameSlides… in Google Docs (slide requirements below). SHARE this file with scholarship@aenj.org
  • Complete the AENJ Scholarship Application Form online, see link below.
  • Email one (1) Recommendation Letter written by an AENJ active member for the past 2 “consecutive” years to scholarship@aenj.org from the person’s work/school email. Membership will be confirmed by the AENJ Membership Chair.

Checklist:

_____1. Complete the Scholarship Application Form online

Click here for application form

_____2.  Include one (1) Recommendation Letter

  • Your recommendation letter must be written by an AENJ active member for the past 2 “consecutive” years (will be checked by the AENJ Membership Chair)
  • Send the recommendation letter as its own file to scholarship@aenj.org directly from the person’s work/school email address.

Submit the following items as one (1) file named LastnameMaterials… (you can create through Google Docs help)

_____3. Pg1 Essay/Artists Statement (300 words)

_____4. Pg2 List of Accomplishments (i.e. art exhibitions, awards/grants/scholarships, art classes beyond school)

_____5. Pg3 Index of artworks (from each slide) include the following info per slide:

  • Title
  • Media
  • Size

_____6.  Slide presentation, name file LastnameSlides… 

  • Background: BLACK
  • Font: Arial/Calibri
  • Title Slide (slide 1): Your name and scholarship you are applying for
  • Artwork Slides (numbered 1-5) with info: Title, medium, size per slide
  • Share your presentation using Google docs with scholarship@aenj.org

NOTE: Any material(s) missing from the application will eliminate you from scholarship consideration. Additional images beyond the 5 required will not be viewed/considered.

You will receive an email from Brianna DeWitt, Scholarship/Grants Chair that your materials were received. If you do not receive an email within 48 hours of SHARING your documents with Brianna DeWitt contact her at scholarship@aenj.org

AENJ College Scholarship and AENJ Graduate Scholarship

DUE: APRIL 15  11:59 PM

Application guidelines

Download guidelines and checklist here

  • To apply for this scholarship you MUST have a Gmail account.  If you do not have one go to google.com to create your own Gmail account.
  • This Gmail account gives you access to Google Docs where you can create and submit all the files for this application.
  • Create one (1) document/file named, LastnameMaterials… Include the following pages:
    • Pg1 Teaching Philosophy for Art Education
    • Pg2-3 Resume (2 pg max)
    • Pg3/4 Index of Works (from slides). SHARE this document with scholarship@aenj.org
  • Create and/or upload your Slide Presentation named LastnameSlides… in Google Docs (see slide requirements below).  SHARE your presentation with scholarship@aenj.org
  • Email one (1) Recommendation Letter written by an AENJ active member for the past 2 “consecutive” years to scholarship@aenj.org from the person’s work/school email. Membership will be confirmed by the AENJ Membership Chair.
  • Complete the AENJ Scholarship Application Form online, see link below.

NOTE: If selected for this scholarship you will be required to submit a proposal for presentation at the AENJ Fall Conference.

Checklist:

_____1. Complete Scholarship Application Form online

Click here for application form

_____2.  One (1) Recommendation Letter

  • Your recommendation letter must be written by an AENJ active member for the past 2 “consecutive” years (will be checked with the AENJ Membership Chair)
  • Email the recommendation letter to scholarship@aenj.org from the person’s work/school email address.

Submit the following items through Google Docs help

_____3. Pg1 Philosophy of Art Education (300 words, not a biography)

_____4. Pg 2-3 Resume (2-page maximum)

_____5. Pg 3/4 Index of work include per slide:

  • Title
  • Media
  • Size

_____6.  Slide Presentation, named LastnameSlides… 

  • Background: BLACK
  • Font: Arial/Calibri
  • Title Slide: Your Name & Name of Scholarship applying for
  • Artwork Slides (numbered 1-5) include on each: Title, Medium, Size (DO NOT add your name on  these slides)
  • Share your slide presentation using Google docs with scholarship@aenj.org

NOTE: Any material(s) missing from the application will eliminate you from scholarship consideration. Additional images beyond the 5 required will not be viewed/considered

You will receive an email from Brianna DeWitt, Scholarship/Grants Chair that your materials were received. If you do not receive an email within 48 hours of SHARING your documents with Brianna DeWitt contact her at scholarship@aenj.org