IAMPETH Scholarship Award
2013 Scholarship Winners!
IAMPETH is pleased to announce that we have awarded the scholarships to the 2013 convention in Albuquerque. Skyler Chubak receives the $1000 scholarship, Theresa Varela receives the local scholarship. We are very grateful to our selection committee for their dedication and thoughtfulness. We’d also like to thank the 20+ applicants for making this a tough decision. The 2014 convention scholarship information will be posted in September – stay tuned!
IAMPETH SCHOLARSHIP AWARD REQUIREMENTS
Please note this is a scholarship opportunity, not a juried competition.
Applicants of all skill levels will receive equal consideration.
We are excited to have the opportunity to offer two scholarships – one
to a person local to the 2013 convention in Albuquerque and who
does not need to bear travel or housing expenses, the other to someone
who must travel AND pay for housing at the hosting hotel while attending
Applicants should have some calligraphic knowledge and/or experience,
have completed high school (or the equivalent), be an IAMPETH member
in good standing and be at least 18 years of age at the time of the
The local scholarship is for the
convention fee (the recipient must still
pay their IAMPETH dues.)
The $1000 scholarship is for the convention fee
and help with hotel and travel expenses (the recipient must still
pay their IAMPETH dues.)
Once the fee is deducted, the remainder of the $1000 will paid by check
to the recipient to be used for travel, housing at the hosting hotel,
meals and supplies for the convention.
The scholarship is non-transferable. If the recipient is unable
to attend, the award is forfeited and any funds received must immediately
be returned to the IAMPETH Scholarship Chair.
The recipient is required within the year’s span from convention to convention
to give back in some way to IAMPETH. For example – writing a newsletter
article, hosting a table at the Round Robin, teaching a session at the
following year’s convention (upon approval of the convention coordinator),
donating an item to the silent auction or volunteering to assist at the
Complete the application in full
2013 IAMPETH Scholarship Application Form
Submit a CD with 2 or 3 examples of your work,
or jpeg files or 8.5”x11” printed photos of your artwork completed
in the last 2 years
Send the application to the current Scholarship
Chair. Application must be received by November 30, 2012.
PO Box 12651
Portland, OR 97212
Or email the attached forms and jpeg files of photos to
Remember, applications will not be considered unless they are complete
and received by the due date.