Congratulations to the 2017 scholarship recipients! They received their $1,000 scholarship certificates May 18 at Excelsior Springs High School. Pictured are, from left, Excelsior Springs Area Cultural Guild President Bob Gerdes, Brennan Richey, Shelby Starkebaum, Drake Simmons and Jackson Oldham.
Art, Music and Theatre Scholarships
The Cultural Guild awards $1,000 scholarships to graduating students accepted into an accredited art school or college where he/she will be majoring in the arts. A successful applicant will be selected on the basis of a submitted recommendation form, completion of this application and a demonstration of the student’s art/craft of interest. Volunteering or being involved with the Cultural Guild and its events also is considered.
Students eligible for this scholarship must attend an Excelsior Springs area high school, including Lawson, Orrick, Kearney, Liberty and Richmond.
Cultural Guild scholarships are administered through a partnership with the Excelsior Springs Educational Foundation.
2015 Recipients: Bethany Callister, Taylor Jane Mitchell, Gabrial VanDyne, Quinton Simmons
2014 Recipients: Jacob Jennings, Orrick; Landon Lampkin, Lawson; Kathleen McSwain, Excelsior Springs