Artists for World Peace Scholarship Available to MxCC Students

Jan 8, 2014 – Artists for World Peace provides need-based scholarships and art supplies for Mercy, Middletown, and Xavier High School students and students attending Middlesex Community College.

The Artists for World Peace Scholarship is open to students taking art, fine arts, music, theater, digital arts, multimedia and broadcast-cinema at MxCC in both the fall and spring semesters. This fund allows students to purchase supplies, materials and kits to support their course activity.

Deadline for the spring semester is February 24. Applications and supporting documents must be delivered or sent to Donna Bontatibus Humanities/Arts Chair, 520 Snow Hall, Middlesex Community College.

Each applicant must complete an application form. The application must be signed by the student applicant and co-signed by a dean, director, or faculty member. The application must include a Statement of Fund Use (an explanation in 250 words detailing how support from this fund can help in his/her college pursuits, as it relates to art, multimedia, digital arts, music, theatre, graphic design, or broadcast-cinema). Each student must demonstrate a commitment to academic success: a copy of his/her transcript showing a GPA of 2.0 or better for courses taken at MxCC, or a high school transcript for applicants in his/her first semester at MxCC, must be attached to the application. If you have any questions, contact Professor Donna Bontatibus.