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North Platte Valley Artist Guild offering $500 sccholarship

December 23, 2017

SCOTTSBLUFF — The North Platte Valley Artist Guild is awarding one $500 scholarship to current high school seniors or junior college students planning to study art at a higher college in the near future. The scholarship may be used at any junior college, four-year college, university or trade school with an accredited art department. The applicant must be a resident of western Nebraska or eastern Wyoming.

Application forms are available at West Nebraska Arts Center, 106 E. 18th St. in Scottsbluff, www.thewnac.com or from the school’s art instructor. Applications are due on or before the postmark deadline of Monday, April 2. The decision of the NPVAG will be final and notification to the winner will be made on or before Friday, April 27. For questions regarding the application process, students may contact West Nebraska Arts Center Executive Director and NPVAG Scholarship Committee Chair, Donna Thompson, at 308-632-2226 or email donna@thewnac.com.

The North Platte Valley Artist Guild is an organization of individuals living in the North Platte Valley interested in the visual arts who enjoy each other’s fellowship, encouragement and inspiration. NPVAG raises money for this scholarship through the sale of NPVAG member artwork. Guild meetings are held the third Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m., at the West Nebraska Arts Center in Scottsbluff and all are welcome.