Peters Valley offers scholarships to help introduce more people to the power of craft. All scholarship applications will now be collected through the Submittable platform and a $5 application fee will be charged for most of the scholarships offered.
Scholarship Applications are now OPEN! Deadline to apply is March 15, 2024 unless otherwise noted.
Art Educator Scholarships
50% tuition scholarships for art teachers. There is no deadline for these scholarships.
Bruce Dehnert Ceramic Scholarship
One scholarship to cover tuition, materials, lodging and meals for a ceramic workshop.
Ferne Williams Memorial Scholarship
One full scholarship including tuition and lodging for a college student to attend a fine metals workshop
Huber-Weyer Scholarships for Teens
Four full tuition scholarships for high school students to participate in a workshop of their choice.
Lenore G. Tawney Foundation Fiber Tuition Scholarship
One full scholarship including tuition, materials, lodging and meals for a Fiber workshop
Marie Zimmermann Legacy Metals Scholarships
Full scholarships including tuition, materials, lodging and meals for Fine Metals or Blacksmithing workshops
Making Their Mark College Student Scholarships
Full scholarships including tuition, materials, lodging and meals for college students to take a workshop in any studio
Matriculated College Student Scholarships
50% tuition scholarships for college students, includes lodging & lunches. There is no deadline for these scholarships.
Matthew Feroli Memorial Scholarship
One full scholarship to cover tuition, materials, lodging and meals for a college student to take a workshop in any studio.
Mudslinger Ceramics Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships to cover fees for a Ceramic workshop for a first-time student to Peters Valley.
Scholarships for Peters Valley Workshops through Partner Organizations
We are so excited to partner with other arts organizations to offer scholarships for our workshops! Follow the links below for application instructions and please note the deadlines are different from the Peters Valley scholarship offerings.
Society of Inclusive Blacksmiths Scholarship
One full scholarship to individuals from historically marginalized groups, which includes anyone who identifies as BIPOC, LGBTQA+, female, or disabled to participate in a blacksmithing workshop at Peters Valley.
Deadline to apply is February 12, 2024
Furniture Society Educational Grant Scholarship
One scholarship for a current Furniture Society member to take a worksho in any studio at Peters Valley. The scholarship includes tuition & lodging plus a stipend to help with materials, meals and travel.
Deadline to apply is January 28, 2024
The Friends of Marie Zimmermann organization generously fund metals scholarships for a student from Pratt Institute and Delaware Valley High School to study at Peters Valley.
We thank the Potters Guild of New Jersey for funding full-tuition scholarships for two high school students to participate in a ceramics workshop each year.
Peters Valley School of Craft provides equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual preference, age or disability.