Scholarships

The Blue Ridge Potters Guild is proud to offer scholarships to High School and College students, as well as Art Teachers in South West Virginia. Our goal is to provide opportunities for recipients to enhance and enrich their skills and interest in ceramic arts. To apply for a scholarship or for more information email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to:  BRPG Scholarship, P. O. Box 20762, Roanoke, VA 24018.

DOWNLOAD SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

Make your tax deductible contribution to the scholarship program. The BRPG is a 501(c)(3) organization and 100% of all donations go directly to fund scholarships. Donations are fully tax deductible to the extent of the law.

Send a check payable to BRPG with “scholarship” on the memo line  and mail to B. Fowler_BRPG Scholarship, P. O. Box 20762, Roanoke, VA 24018.  You will receive an acknowledgement letter for your records.

 

BLUE RIDGE POTTERS GUILD SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS FOR 2017

On behalf of the BRPG Scholarship Committee CONGRATULATIONS  to the following
          recipients of scholarships to attend a Pottery Class:

Roanoke College students Laura Campbell and Mariam Foster (Taubman Museum)
Patrick Henry High School Ceramics Teacher Jennifer Fowler and student Davis Lee.
Salem High School Students Sidney Booze and Autumn Cox.

Doris Patton with Davis Lee copy

Doris Patten and Patrick Henry High School student Davis Lee.

Jennifer Fowler with Doris Patton copy

 Doris Patten and Patrick Henry High School Ceramics Teacher Jennifer Fowler

 Laura CampbellMariam Foster copy

 Roanoke College students Laura Campbell and Mariam Foster (Taubman Museum)

Sidney Booze Autumn Cox copy

 Salem High School Students Sidney Booze and Autumn Cox.

 

Doris Patton of the Blue Ridge Potters Guild Scholarship Committee recently presented a Grant check to Friends of the Salem Library member Ken Sesnowski to purchase eleven pottery books in memory of Jessie Rusinko.  Ann Tripp, head Librarian of The Salem Library has a list of the books and will be purchasing them shortly and they available for check out by the public soon.

Scholarship photo

The BRPG awarded scholarships to Art Teacher Patty Pope, High School students, Hannah Ferris and Josh Casey. Also pictured is Sandy Walker from the Scholarship Committee.

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