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Brevard Watercolor Society

May 13, 2017 awards pictured:

Maddie Roth's parents, Kira Chinapen, Olivia Pickering and BWS President Diane Harmon

Shown here are Olivia Pickering and her paintings.

On May 13, 2017 the Brevard Watercolor society awarded George Gregory, Olivia Pickering, Maddie Roth and Kira Chinapen with a gift package and a $500 scholarship check to be spent on art supplies, art classes or general needs of the students to help them grow as local watercolor artists. Each scholarship candidate is sponsored by their art teacher. Following the satisfaction of qualifications, the Brevard Watercolor Society's Board of Directors determines via an essay whether a student may be accepted as a recipient for the scholarship program.

 

The funding for the scholarship comes from the Brevard Watercolor Society and works as a partnership with Eastern Florida State College. Scholarships are also offered at the high school level. For more information, please contact Renee Stewart at ressart1988@gmail.com, 321-446-6326. To make a donation to the foundation, please visit the About BWS page and scroll to the bottom.
 

THE BREVARD WATERCOLOR SOCIETY HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Brevard Watercolor Society strives to enhance the medium of watercolor in the eyes of the public and to educate others of its beauty. As part of our mission, BWS provides funds for scholarships awarded to talented high school art students in Brevard County. This school year we are funding at least four $500 awards. This scholarship provides a one-time award of $500 and may be used for college tuition, lab fees, required books and art supplies. The criteria for the scholarship requires that the successful candidate

*Be a Brevard County resident
*Be a current year junior or senior from a Brevard public high school or homeschool
*Have a minimum 2.0 GPA
*Provide quality images of at least three completed watercolor paintings for evaluation
*Provide a brief essay on his/her interest in watercolor painting (inspiration, technique, influences, goals, etc.).

Deadline to submit materials is March 31, 2018. For more information, please contact Renee Stewart, Brevard Watercolor Society Scholarship Chairperson at ressart1988@gmail.com or (321)446-6326. 

Scholarship Awards 2017

BREVARD WATERCOLOR SOCIETY, INC. IS A NON-PROFIT 501(c)(3) ORGANIZATION. REGISTRATION #CH24195 EXPIRES NOVEMBER 7, 2018.  A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800) 435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE.  REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.”