The Kim Beneschott Creative Arts Scholarship is offered by her son Breanden as a way to honor his mother, a gifted watercolor artist. Despite facing many hardships in her life, Kim Beneschott always used her positive energy to make the world a better place. To this day, she is remembered for her positive influence on all who met her. After a successful career as a school psychologist and educator, Kim recently returned to her passion for art, where she continues to inspire others with her kindness, generosity, and creative spirit.
Who is eligible to apply for this scholarship?
The Kim Beneschott Scholarship is open to all students majoring in creative arts. As long as you have a passion for art and plan to make a positive impact on the world, you are eligible to apply for this scholarship. There are no other criteria other than submitting a 500 to 1000 word essay responding to the following prompt:
“Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your artistic pursuits.”
If you have relevant creative artwork that you would like to share, please share a link.
How much is the Kim Beneschott Creative Arts Scholarship worth?
The winner will be notified of their $1,000 award on May 28, 2020. The check will be sent directly to the winner’s academic institution in their name. The winner will be required to provide a copy of their most recent transcript before the scholarship is officially awarded.
When is the deadline to apply for the Kim Beneschott Creative Arts Scholarship?
The application deadline is 3:00PM on April 28, 2020.
Click here to view the official scholarship rules.
Still have questions? Please email [email protected] and they will answer your questions as soon as possible.
Best of luck to all who apply!