Ridgefield Arts Council announces new arts scholarship

The Ridgefield Arts Council has  announced the opening of the application period for its “Ridgefield Arts Council Scholarship,” a newly created scholarship that provides support of $500 to a Ridgefield resident who anticipates pursuing personal advancement in a field of artistic endeavor.

The eligibility requirements for the scholarship are as follows:

  • Ridgefield resident
  • Anticipates pursuing higher education and advancement in the arts
  • Demonstrates a passion for the arts
  • Scholarship recipients will be expected to contribute to the benefit of the Ridgefield Artistic Community in a manner deemed suitable by the Arts Council

The application may be submitted online at their website: ridgefieldartscouncil.org/rac-scholarship/

The Ridgefield Arts Council is an IRS tax-exempt 501c(3) organization, and donations to the scholarship fund may be made www.ridgefieldartscouncil.org/about

The mission of the Ridgefield Arts Council is to inform, entertain, and inspire those who appreciate and create art in all its genres. The RAC generates attention for and collaboration between members of Ridgefield’s vibrant arts community.