In accordance with the will of the late Anna Lee Stacey,
a trust fund has been created for the education of young men and women
who aim to make art their profession.
Applications will be available online and accepted from November 1, 2014
through February 1, 2015
The scholarship, known as The John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship
Fund, is open to United States citizens only, both men and women,
single or married, irrespective of race creed or color. The age limit
is between 18 and 35 years. Appointments will normally be for one year
and the amount available for distribution will approximate $5,000.00.
At the discretion of the Committee, this may be awarded in quarterly installments
to one or more applicants.
The Committee reserves the right to disburse funds in whole or in part,
as it deems advisable from careful study of the merits of the applicants
as shown by their work and personal data. The decision of the Committee
shall be final. Also, the Committee reserves the right to withhold appointments
if, in its judgment, the work submitted fails to comply with the required
standard or is inferior in quality.
The purpose of the Scholarship, in accordance with the clear stipulation
of the Staceys will, is to foster high standard in the study of
form, color, drawing, painting, design, and technique, as these are expressed
in modes showing patent affinity with the classical tradition of western
ONLY THOSE SHOULD APPLY WHO ARE SKILLED AND DEVOTED TO THIS CLASSICAL
OR CONSERVATIVE TRADITION.
Here are some suggested subject categories for artworks. It is not necessary
to provide something from each category:
1. Painting from life
2. Drawing from the figure (nude)
5. Any other examples of your work which you think advisable
In general, the recipient may use the funds granted them in any way they
wish to further their art education along conservative lines, but the
Committee reserves the right to make recommendations. Each successful
competitor will be required to submit a brief quarterly report together
with digital images on a disk of their work and a more complete report
at the termination of the scholarship.
Applications will be accepted from November 1 through the following February
1. Notification will be emailed to applicants by April 1. Check(s) will
be mailed to winner(s) by May 1.
Address inquiries to: Mike