Call Board for Student Opportunities

 

Here you will find the latest contests, competitions and announcements of interest to our Visual Arts Students. Posts will be archived after the event or application deadline. Let us know if you have information you'd like to share here.

 

Students can also find details on exhibits, opportunities and applications online.

 

Pencil on Paper Summer Art Class

Polish your skills and learn new techniques in a week-long drawing or animation class at Pencil on Paper taught by BTW alum Emmanuel Gillespie. Classes are June 3-7 (drawing) and June 10-14 (animation) from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.  Students currently in 9-11th grade can apply for the PTSA Summer Scholarship to cover the cost of the camp. 

 

First register for the camp at pencilonpapergallery.com/studio-art-classes. Make sure you select the Booker T. Washington Scholarship registration link. Complete the registration details and specify the class to receive confirmation for the scholarship. Next, complete the scholarship application on the PTSA website to cover the cost of the class.

 

Email btwhspvaptsa.scholarship@gmail.com or btwvisualarts@gmail.com if you have questions or need assistance.

 

Applications close April 30 and funds are first come first served.

North Texas Tollway Contest - March 7

Win a $250 VISA gift card with a design or video entry that advocates for driving safety. The deadline is March 7.

City of Dallas Water Conservation - March 28

Illustrate the theme “The Nature of Water” with any medium no larger than 24” x 24”. Visit the Save Dallas Water site for the registration form. Include a completed entry form and bring the physical piece to Mrs. Read by March 28. 

Expressions by Walgreens - March 31

You could win $2,000! Artists can choose a relevant topic and create an artwork, video, or written entry for this contest. The deadline is March 31.