Aspiring Artists

A special scholarship opportunity for high school students.

About the Program

A fully-funded professional-level program for talented high school juniors and seniors

Students who are selected to participate in this rigorous program receive a full scholarship that covers tuition and materials.

The Aspiring Artists class is taught by the renowned urban landscape painter Bennett Vadnais. Interested students must apply with a portfolio, and up to 20 students are selected to participate in the program each year.

An extraordinary opportunity to study at the nation's oldest and most influential art school

Participating students can expect to see tremendous growth in their already advanced artistic abilities.Applicants who are accepted should make a full commitment in attending the program weekly for 8 months.