Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod

Scholarship Winners, 2019

Emelia Friend, Nauset Regional High School

Worthington Dennis, Mashpee High School

Logan Heilman, Nauset Regional High School


2020 Scholarship Applications Open

The Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod (PPSCC) is pleased to offer aspiring artists who are graduating in 2020 or have graduated Cape Cod or Island high schools in the past three years the opportunity to participate in the 2020 Scholarship Awards Program. The PPSCC grant will include a scholarship of a $500 gift certificate to purchase art supplies, a set of artist grade pastels, and recognition at our national show For Pastels Only at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod in June. This year’s recipients will also be invited to participate in a Pop-Up Exhibit and Awards Presentation at the Cape Cod Museum of Art in partnership with the Cape Cod and Island Art Educators Association on Thursday, May 21.

Applicants who plan or will continue to study a visual arts related field at the postsecondary level are invited to apply for this award. Interested student artists are asked to return the following for consideration by the Scholarship Committee:

° Completed application form (below)
° Recommendation of teacher, counselor, or school administrator
° 5 examples of artwork saved as JPG labeled with applicant’s last name and title
° One page applicant statement to include art background and experience and future aspirations to pursue visual arts

Submit completed application materials electronically by Monday, April 27, 2020.

Questions about this award opportunity may be forwarded to Elinor Freedman, Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod Scholarship Coordinator, at

Click here to download 2020 Application: (Word Document) or (PDF)