Creative Callaloo Visual Arts Scholarship
Creative Callaloo: Art, Poems, and Recipes Inspired by the Virgin Islands' author Danica M. David is thrilled to announce the second annual Creative Callaloo Visual Arts Scholarship of $1000.00.
The application release date is December 30, 2021. The deadline to apply is January 30, 2022. Ms. David recognizes the importance of the visual arts as the preservation and expression of culture and would like to assist the next generation of visual artists. This $1000.00 scholarship is funded from her book sales and other book projects. "It is important that I do my part as a Virgin Islands artist and educator to assist other up-and-coming VI artists," David says. "The 2020-2021 Pandemic has taught me that I need to do what I planned in the future right now."
The Creative Callaloo Visual Arts Scholarship is for one college undergraduate. Additionally, eligible criteria include students pursuing a degree in the visual arts, such as architecture, ceramics, digital art, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, painting, photography, sketching, and video production. Students must be a high school graduate of the Virgin Islands. Students must also submit a digital portfolio and college transcript with a 3.0 grade point average along with the application.