Scholarship Details

SAVE [USA] Celebrate The West High School Art Competition

Scholarship Description

Celebrate the West is a regional art competition that challenges high school students to create works inspired by their state.

Field of Study

    Any

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: CONTEST
  • Amount: Up tp 1200.00
  • Application Deadline: 30-Apr
  • Level Of Study: HIGH SCHOOL
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: NONE
Application Address
Contact Information

Western Governors’ Association
1600 Broadway, Suite 1700
Denver, Colorado 80202
Email: WGAart@westgov.org

Minimum Requirement

1. Eligibility: The competition is open to high school students (Grades 9-12) in public, private, charter, and alternative schools. Home-schooled students in that age group also may enter. Students must be attending a school in the following WGA member states: Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

2. Guidelines: Artwork must be two-dimensional, and may be created using painting watercolor, acrylic, etc.), drawing (pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, ink, markers, pastels, etc.) lithography, silkscreen, mixed media, computer graphics, and collages. No photography or video-based submissions will be accepted. The un-framed artwork submitted shall not be smaller than 8” x 10” and shall not be larger than 22” x 28” unless prior approval is given to student by WGA.

3. Subject Matter and Suitability: Students shall submit entries conveying what their state means to them, how they are artistically inspired by their state, or the uniqueness of living in the Western U.S. All entries must be Students’ “original” work and not violate any U.S. copyright laws. “Original” is defined as artwork which is unique in concept, design, and execution, and is created directly and personally by the Student. “Original” work is not a copy or imitation of another person’s work. Entries will be disqualified that unnecessarily depict violence or political controversy, are profane or pornographic, or promote illegal activities.

Colleges & Universities
  • - Alaska Marine Safety Education Association
  • - Alaska Nautical School
  • - Alaska Vocational Technical Center
  • - Alaska Waters Consulting
  • - Arizona State University
  • - Arizona Western College
  • - Brigham Young University- Hawaii Campus
  • - Brigham Young University- Idaho Campus
  • - California Baptist University
  • - California Coast University
  • - California Institute of Advanced Management
  • - California Institute of Technology
  • - California Institute of the Arts
  • - California Lutheran University
  • - California Polytechnic State University
  • - California State University
  • - California State University- Fresno Campus
  • - California State University- Fullerton Campus
  • - California State University- General
  • - California State University- Long Beach Campus
  • - California State University- Los Angeles Campus
  • - California State University- Monterey Bay Campus
  • - California State University- Northridge Campus
  • - California State University- San Bernadino Campus
  • - California University- Pennsylvania Campus
  • - Carrington College- Ontario Campus (California)
  • - Central Arizona College
  • - Central Christian College of Kansas
  • - Central New Mexico Community College- Albuquerque Campus (Main)
  • - Central New Mexico Community College- Montoya Campus
  • - Central Washington University
  • - Clackamas Community College- Oregon City Campus (Main)
  • - College of Southern Nevada
  • - Colorado Christian University
  • - Colorado College
  • - Colorado Mesa University
  • - Colorado School of Mines
  • - Colorado State University-Fort Collins
  • - Colorado State University-Global Campus
  • - Colorado Technical University
  • - Dakota County Technical College
  • - Dakota State University
  • - Dominican University of California
  • - Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus
  • - Eastern Oregon University
  • - Eastern Washington University
  • - Gateway Community College- Washington Campus
  • - George Washington University- F Street Campus
  • - Idaho State University
  • - Kansas Christian College
  • - Kansas State University
  • - Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • - Montana State University
  • - Montana State University- Northern
  • - New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
  • - New Mexico State University
  • - North Dakota State University-Main Campus
  • - Northern Arizona University
  • - Oklahoma Christian University
  • - Oklahoma State University
  • - Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology
  • - Oklahoma Wesleyan University
  • - Oregon Institute of Technology
  • - Oregon State University
  • - Saint Mary's College of California
  • - South Dakota State University
  • - Southeastern Oklahoma State University
  • - Southern California University of Health Sciences
  • - Southern Utah University
  • - Southwestern College-Kansas
  • - Southwestern Oklahoma State University
  • - St. John's College -New Mexico
  • - University of Alaska
  • - University of Alaska Anchorage
  • - University of Alaska Southeast- Ketchikan Campus
  • - University of Alaska Southeast- Maritime Training Center
  • - University of Alaska Southeast- Sitka Campus
  • - University of Alaska Southeast-Juneau Campus
  • - University of Alaska- Fairbanks
  • - University of Arizona
  • - University of Arizona-Engineering
  • - University of California
  • - University of California - Berkeley
  • - University of California - Los Angeles
  • - University of California - San Diego
  • - University of California —​ Berkeley
  • - University of California- Davis Campus
  • - University of California, Irvine
  • - University of California, San Francisco
  • - University of California, Santa Barbara
  • - University of Colorado- Denver Campus
  • - University of Colorado-Colorado Springs
  • - University of Hawaii- Hilo
  • - University of Idaho
  • - University of Kansas- Lawrence Campus
  • - University of Mary Washington
  • - University of Montana
  • - University of Nevada - Las Vegas
  • - University of Nevada-Reno
  • - UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
  • - University of North Dakota
  • - University of Northern Colorado
  • - University of Oklahoma
  • - University of Oregon
  • - University of South Dakota
  • - University of Southern California
  • - University of Utah
  • - University of Washington
  • - University of Wyoming
  • - Utah College of Dental Hygiene
  • - UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY
  • - UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY
  • - Washington and Lee University
  • - Washington College
  • - Washington State University
  • - Western Washington University