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Scholarship Applications Now Available for 2013/14 Academic Year

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La Quinta Arts Foundation (LQAF) Visual Art Scholarship Applications for the 2013/14 Academic Year are now available on the LQAF wesbite.

Qualified applicants must be one of the following:

  • A graduate from a local Coachella Valley high school
  • About to graduate from a local Coachella Valley high school
  • A resident of the Coachella Valley for at least five years
  • A returning under-graduate applicant (scholarship recipients are eligible to receive funding for up to five years)

Applicants must NOT already have a college degree and are required to take art courses in conjunction with general education requirements toward a declared major in the field of Visual Arts.

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 29, 2013 at 5 pm. For questions call 760-564-1244, ext. 103.  

LQAF has awarded $1,040,000 in scholarships to local students since 1983. Annual scholarship awards are made possible with proceeds garnered from LQAF events including La Quinta Arts Festival,   Art Under the UmbrellasLa Quinta Blues & BrewsLQAF memberships, as well as contributions by community partners and other memorial contributions


Garret Swearengin
February 5, 2013, 7:23 pm

Hello my name is Garret Swearengin I’m a junior at palm desert high school i’m interested in your program.

February 6, 2013, 9:23 am

Hi Garret, I assume you are referring to La Quinta Arts Foundation visual scholarships? If so, you must be a graduating senior with plans to attend college to be eligible to apply. If you are speaking about another program, please advise. Best wishes, LQAF

Amira ALi
February 19, 2013, 8:24 am

Hello LQAF Team …
i`m Amira Ali from Egypt and i graduated from faculty of fine arts – graphic department …
so , i want ask if eligible to me to apply on this scholarship or no ??

Regards ,..

Alexandra Gowins
February 22, 2013, 5:02 pm

I am in very interested in your program and I want to know if I was eligible for this scholarship?
I am a high school senior who will soon be attending MICA (Maryland Insitute College Of Art) which is one of the top art schools in the USA’s nation. My Flickr is in the website, please check out my art work and get back to me.

Have a nice day,
Thank you.