Student Scholarships Available from the WCA
  Scholarship Chair:  Gail White

Applications are due before March 1st.

Gail White

Gail White

Women Contemporary Artists annually grants cash awards to women students studying fine art at a designated institution. The objective of our scholarship program is to inspire and help support the students who want to maintain and continue fine art as their focus.

In addition to the cash grant of $1000.00, the student is given:
A free three year membership in WCA. This membership includes:
*the online newsletter offering art opportunities and resources available
*free exhibition submission fees to participate in the organization’s main seasonal exhibitions
*participation in the organization’s programs and critiques
*mentoring opportunities from some of our experienced member artists.

The recipient of the WCA 2015 Award is Tammy Zeitler. She was enrolled at Ringling College  and graduated in May 2015. She gave a brief talk about her art and her future intentions


• This year the students eligible will be enrolled at the New College of Florida

Completed WCA Scholarship form from Student
Completed WCA form from one Instructor  (Instructor must be aware of financial need)

Student must:
• Be completing her sophomore,junior or senior year  in the current year’s chosen  academic institution
• Show commitment and dedication to continue their academic focus in the visual arts and the study of studio fine arts.
• Demonstrate a need for financial support
• Prepare application packet and submit as instructed

Application packet must include:
• Five (5) images of artwork on in JPG format only (please check before sending)
• 300 dpi
• List of images with Title, Media, Size (H” x W”)
• ONE PAGE Bio/resume    
• Completed  WCA Scholarship Form from Student (Click Here to Print Out Form)
• Completed WCA form from one Instructor (Click Here to Print Out Form)

Procedure for sending completed packet:

• Application packet may be assembled on a CD, and mailed to GAIL WHITE

4613 Legacy Court,Sarasota, FL 34241

• Sent electronically to gfwhite

Applications are due before March 1st.

Click Here to See Previous Winners of WCA Scholarship Awards