Participation Scholarships

For sculptors, born between 1984-1999, who have been selected as a competitor in the  Richard McDermott Miller Competition.

Eligibility: Sculptors must be selected for the 2020 Richard McDermott Miller Competition.

Sculptors must have been born between 1984-1999.  All applicants must be citizens of or residents in the United States with a social security number.

Please note that work that is inspired by nature – or figurative or realistic sculpture – is preferred

Recipients: The sculptors selected to compete in the 2020 Richard McDermott Miller Modeling Competition will receive a Participation Scholarship.

Deadline: March 16, 2020

Rewards:

  1. Three night hotel stay
  2. $150 stipend
  3. Registration fee for the 2020 Sculpture Celebration Conference
  4. Complimentary one year Associate Membership with NSS

Please note that recipients are responsible for their own meals, travel and daily expenses.

To apply: Submit an application for the Richard McDermott Miller Competition. Selected competitors will receive a Participation Scholarship.

Jury:  The jury will be the same as the jury for the Richard McDermott Miller Competition.

Additional:  The scholarships are funded by bequests from the estates of Charlotte Geffken and Roger T. Williams and by gifts from Green-Wood Cemetery and Southeastern Wildlife Exposition.

NSS programs are open to individuals of all races, ethnic origins, colors, genders and religions.

DEADLINE
March 16, 2020
APPLICANT TYPE
Sculptors born between 1984-1999. Citizens of or residents in the United States with a social security number.