Myartspace, the social networking site for visual artists, has launched a free to enter student art scholarship competition for undergraduate and graduate art students. The competition is free to enter and is open to art students (seeking a BA, BS, BFA, MFA or other high degree in art) worldwide.
The scholarship program is intended for art students who exhibit exceptional artistic excellence in their chosen medium. All mediums are accepted. Including photography and video. Both contemporary and traditional art will be considered. Myartspace is providing 3 scholarship prizes for undergraduate students and separately 3 scholarship prizes for graduate students. $16,000 in cash prizes are up for grabs!
Early Registrants (Students who register before November 21, 2008) will automatically be granted a free 3-month subscription to premium services on myartspace, a paid service normally selling at $75 per year. Premium Subscribers have more capabilities including a personal URL on myartspace and improved networking tools. Early Registrants will also be eligible for a chance drawing involving two iPhones. The final deadline for registration and online submission of work is December 16, 2008.
In order to enter and submit a portfolio/gallery students must be a member of the myartspace community. Membership is free. JPEGS/videos must be placed into a myartspace online gallery. Up to 20 images can be submitted for consideration. Scholarship winners will be announced on December 19th, 2008. Creating a portfolio and gallery is quick and easy using the Gallery Wizard on the site. Students interested in signing up for the myartspace art scholarship competition can find out more details by visiting-- www.myartspace.com/scholarships
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