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MPAG's Scholarship Fund

The Mount Pleasant Artists Guild is pleased to announce a $9,000 scholarship award to be granted to a qualified high school senior living East of the Cooper. Applicants will be seeking an undergraduate degree in an art-related field beginning in the 2022-23 school year. Applications will be available at area high schools, on the Guild website, or by contacting the Guild Scholarship Chair. Art teachers will be informed about the scholarship, and announcements may be placed in area newspapers. 


Further details regarding the 2022 MPAG Scholarship can be found on the Application Form below

The completed written application must be postmarked and mailed no later than February 26, 2022 for consideration.

2020 MPAG Scholarship Recipients

Here are the Scholarship Winners for 2020. COVID-19 prevented the Guild from celebrating each of these talented artist at our April Meeting. We wish them luck in their future academic and artistic endeavors. Each winner will receive $3,000


Winner: Megan Wooters

High School: Wando High

College Plans: College of Charleston, Studio Art

Winner: Regan Jones

High School: Wando High

College Plans: USC, Media Arts

Winner: Shelby Rhodes

High School: Wando High

College Plans: College of Charleston, Marketing and Studio Art

2019 MPAG Scholarship Recipients

Katherine Palmer will study art and psychology or art and business. She has been accepted to a number of colleges, including the honors programs at the University of South Carolina and Clemson University. She will attend University of South Carolina Honors College.

Daniel Jacobs, who will attend the College of Charleston, plans to major in studio art and use concept art to create unique settings and characters in the game development process.


Camille Richmond

2018 MPAG Scholarship Recipients

Camille Richmond and Erin Turner! 

Camille will graduate from Charleston County School of the Arts and will attend the University of South Carolina. 

Erin will graduate from Wando High School and will also attend the University of South Carolina. 

Congratulations ladies on an excellent achievement!!

Erin Turner

2017 MPAG Scholarship Recipient 

Fred Horton, 2017 recipient of the MPAG scholarship award, presented by Tracy Gansrow, scholarship chairperson, and Mark Horton, local artist and Fred's dad.

Fred will be attending the Rhode Island School of Design in the Fall. 

Congratulations, Fred!!

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