Scholarship

 

Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarship for Migrant Farmworkers

 

Sponsor

 

BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center

 

Deadline

 

not specified

 

Type

 

Scholarship

 

Applicable School(s)

 

Any

 

Description

 

The Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarship for Migrant Farmworkers is available to migrant farmworker youth who have an interest in creative arts. You must have a recent history of migration for agricultural employment (or be the child of migrant farm workers) and demonstrate an interest in further developing your talents in visual, performing, media, literary, or craft arts to be considered for this award. A portfolio and letter of recommendation are also required. You must also be at least 16 years old, although you need not be currently enrolled in school. This award may be used for workshops, materials, study with a mentor, course enrollment, mileage, lost wages, etc.

 

Website

 

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Additional Information

 

For project proposals that require less than $500, there is no application deadline. For proposals that require up to $2,500, application deadlines are June 1 and November 1. Please visit the sponsor's Web site for additional information.



 

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