2023 Spring Symposium Spark Scholarship Application

With generous support from Rio Grande, as well as other individual donors, we are pleased to offer 20 full scholarships for our Spring Symposium to individuals in need of financial assistance. The Spark Scholarship application is open to any individual who may be experiencing financial difficulties.

Scholarships will be granted to eligible applicants on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Your Contact Information
If you use it for metalsmithing or jewelry, please share your Instagram handle (this will not affect your eligibility)
If you have a website for your metalsmithing/jewelry, please enter it here (this will not affect your eligibility)
How would you describe your current role in the metalsmithing/jewelry field?
Have you previously attended the Spring Symposium or other Metalwerx classes or events?
How did you hear about the Spring Symposium?
Please share your interest in attending the Spring Symposium with a scholarship, including what expectations you have for how this event can impact your practice, work, and art
Please briefly share your circumstances requiring financial assistance
Race/Ethnicity/National Origin (optional)
Application Acknowledgement
By checking "I agree" and submitting this form, I hereby give permission to Metalwerx and/or Rio Grande to use my statements and images of myself and/or my work in reporting, promoting and soliciting support for future scholarship programs. If I receive a scholarship, I agree to provide a headshot and brief follow-up statement about my experience for these purposes.

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