Commencing in 2017, wallpaper and fabric house FEATHR will be awarding a yearly $1000 scholarship to a current or prospective arts, performing arts, humanities or design student at an accredited United States university or college. The scholarship will be awarded based upon an essay submission, answering the following question: “How and why has a piece of art influenced your personal, educational and/or creative development.”
How to Apply
To apply for the FEATHR Wallpaper Scholarship, answer the question:
“How and why has a piece of art influenced your personal, educational and/or creative development.”
Tell us about what the piece of art was, where you encountered and what its impact has been, in the short and long term.
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Essays must be 700-1000 words long, answering the question: “How and why has a piece of art influenced your personal, educational and/or creative development.”
For the purposes of this scholarship, we define art as being the visual arts, including for example: ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, design, crafts, photography, video, filmmaking and architecture.
To be eligible for the FEATHR Wallpaper Scholarship, you must be:
a legal U.S. Resident
either a current undergraduate college/university student or a current high school student that will enroll in a college/university in 2017
studying an arts, performing arts, humanities or design-based subject
in good academic standing with your current educational institution
You must provide proof of enrollment and subject with your email submission. This can take the form of a digital scan of your acceptance letter, a letter from admissions or digital copy email/letter from your tutor or course leader confirming your presence on the course.
Submission & DeadlinesSubmissions for the 2017 scholarship award must be received by 1 December 2017. Submissions after this deadline will not be considered.
Email your entry as a Word document or PDF attachment. In the email, include your full name, age, postal address and contact mobile number. Please also include a headshot in either PNG or JPG format.