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Scholarship(s) up-to $1,000.00 will be awarded to one or more high school seniors with financial need, a certified language-related learning difference, and artistic talent who plan a career in visual arts. Scholarships are potentially renewable for up to three additional years for a 4-year college. Students should be taking art classes during each semester.
In keeping with the goals of renowned artist P. Buckley Moss, who struggled with dyslexia during her school years, this scholarship represents her dedication to young people who have learning disabilities and are aspiring towards a career in the visual arts.
Pat attended Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in New York City. Established in 1859, Cooper Union is the only private, full-scholarship college in the United States dedicated exclusively to preparing students for the professions of art, architecture, and engineering.
Criteria for eligibility for the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship include:
Graduating high school senior
Verified specific language-related learning disability
Verified financial need
Visual arts talent
Acceptance to accredited four-year college or university or two-year community college
Intent to pursue career in a visual arts.
Nominations for the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship can be made only by members of the P. Buckley Moss Society. For more information or questions please contact the P. Buckley Moss Foundation at (540) 932-1728.
About the Endowment
To make a donation to the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship fund, send your check made payable to P. Buckley Moss Foundation, 108 Wayne Avenue., Waynesboro, VA 22980.
The P. Buckley Moss Foundation is a certified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all donations to the Scholarship Fund are tax deductible. Please note on your check that the funds are for this endowment.