Visual Arts Scholarship
The HGSS Visual Arts Scholarships are a new and unique opportunity for students who are gifted and talented in the area of Art & Design. Holmer Green Senior School holds the prestigious Platinum ArtsMark award, and we would like to celebrate this honour by offering 3 talented students the privilege of this opportunity.
Students who wish to attend HGSS Sixth Form on a Visual Arts Scholarship, should apply separately, and be studying at least one of the Art & Design endorsements* and be wanting to pursue a creative career once they leave us.
What will the Visual Arts Scholarship offer me?
A scholarship will offer you:
· Funding to cover your materials and equipment for use in all qualifying courses
· A teaching mentor with specific 1-to-1 support and
· A work experience placement linked with a practicing artist / company
* Art & Design endorsements A Level Art & Design, A Level Textiles, A Level Photography, A Level Graphic Communication (by request), Art & Design : 3D Design (by request)
Students wishing to apply should:
Apply to HGSS Sixth Form using the usual procedure (please see the school website for the application form) . In addition students should:
· Be predicted to achieve the entry requirements for 3 appropriate courses for their chosen career, including at least 1 Art & Design endorsement*
· Write a letter of application expressing why they wish to pursue their chosen career and why they should be considered for the Visual Arts Scholarship.
· Prepare a portfolio to include 10 pages of what you believe to be your best work to show and talk about at a further interview with our panel.
If you would like any further details or to apply for a Scholarship, applications should be addressed to Mrs Hearne and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, or to Holmer Green Senior School.
Applications close on Friday 10 March 2023