1. You have been residing in inland Mendocino County or Lake County during all or part of 2019.
2. You are seriously pursuing future growth in ceramic arts through educational and/or personal projects.
3. You are not a member of the MICA board.
4. Provide a Letter of Recommendation written by someone unrelated to you. The recommended guidelines for writing this letter are attached.
Print and complete this form, include your letter of recommendation and artist's statement if you have one and mail to :
Debra Haber, P.O Box 1725, Ukiah, CA, 95482
MICA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
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CERAMIC ARTS PROFILE
How long have you been working in ceramics?_____________
What is your ultimate goal in the field of ceramic arts?
Describe your current body of work
Who or what are your major influences? ___________________
Do you belong to any organizations that have affected your work in clay or your personal growth ?
Have you exhibited your work? If so, where and when? ______________________________________________________________________________________________
Choose either an EDUCATIONAL GOAL or a PROJECT GOAL to apply for this scholarship. Fill out the information for the selected goal only:
What school have been attending recently? _______________
Where do you intend to continue your education?____________
Applied? _____ Accepted?
What is your proposed program of study and educational goal?
In lieu of an educational goal, describe your ceramic arts project and your specific plans for achieving the goals of your project through skills training or other means. _______________________________________________
Tell us why you would be a deserving scholarship recipient
Letter of Reference
Here are some guidelines for writing this letter of reference. Try to cover the following subjects:
How long have you known the candidate and it what capacity (employer, instructor, friend etc.)?
Based on your knowledge of the candidates achievements and strengths, describe the candidates attributes. Is he/she motivated to achieve these goals? Does the candidate demonstrate responsibility?
Please state what you believe to be the candidates strengths in his/her personal/education/professional life. If you can, give specific examples of accomplishments.
What is your knowledge of the candidates educational/professional goals and his/her progress toward achieving them?
This scholarship is funded by the membership of MICA to encourage and foster education in the ceramic arts.
The Gary Medina Educational Scholarship