La Quinta Arts Foundation (LQAF) Visual Art Scholarship Applications for the 2011/12 Academic Year are now available to Coachella Valley residents attending a community college, graduating high school seniors, or past graduates from local high schools. All applicants must be planning to attend a college or university as full-time visual art majors.
Applications may be submitted online at www. LQAF.com – (link) http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-community/visual-arts-scholarship-application/ For questions call 760-564-1244, ext. 102. The deadline to apply is Friday, April 8, 2011 at 5 pm.
Since 1983, LQAF has awarded $910,502 in scholarships to 600 local students. Annual scholarship awards are made possible with proceeds garnered from LQAF events including La Quinta Arts Festival, Art Under the Umbrellas, La Quinta Blues & Brews, LQAF memberships, as well as contributions by community partners and other memorial contributions.