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Evergreen Artists Association



2019 Scholarships and Award of Merit


The Evergreen Artists Association (EAA) was founded in 1958 by artists who joined together providing support and creating an organization for the advancement of the visual arts in our Colorado mountain community. Now, EAA members continue to share their work in a wide variety of fine art and craft media as beginners, amateurs and professionals.

EAA is currently offering a scholarship of $1,750 to one graduating high school senior who plans to major or minor in the Visual Arts in the fall of 2019.  The scholarship award is applied toward tuition at the school the winning student attends in the fall following graduation.

Selection Criteria

  • The EAA Scholarship is strictly merit based.
  • The applicant must live in the mountain areas of the foothills, including Evergreen, Clear Creek County, Gilpin County, and Park County of Colorado.
  • The submitted portfolio will be juried based on imagination, originality, skillful execution, and professional presentation.
  • All materials MUST be submitted by April 15, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested students must fill out the online registration form found at, EAA Scholarship Application, and submit 8-10 images of their best work. Artwork must be labeled with a name and an image number. Image numbers will coincide with descriptions in the online registration form. Please describe the process used in the artwork, the medium and the inspiration. 

All two- and three-dimensional media art works are eligible.  We encourage students to submit photographs of work created in various media in order to provide the jurors with a comprehensive view of the student's work.  Images, in JPG format, will be submitted togrants@evergreenartists.org.  The content must be no larger than 2M.

If you or your students have questions or need assistance completing the application, please email grants@evergreenartists.org.

Evergreen Artists Association (EAA) is offering the following scholarships to graduating mountain area high school seniors who plan to major or minor in the Visual Arts in college in the fall of 2019:


Scholarship Award $1750

Congratulations to our 2019 Winner - Chloe Riser

The Evergreen Artists Association Student Scholarship is a scholarship based on merit and not need.  The scholarship award is applied toward tuition to the school the winning student attends in the fall of 2018.  We encourage students who plan to major or minor in the Visual Arts, to submit a portfolio of work in various media.  All 2D and 3D media are eligible.

Check back at the end of the year for application deadline.


The members of EAA take great pleasure in encouraging youth in the visual arts.  We are inspired by each and every student choosing to submit a portfolio.


2019 Adult Member Grant

What would you do with a $300 grant?  
The EAA is now offering grants to adult members!
Think about it and apply for a 2019 EAA Adult Grant.  

Congratulations to the 2019 Winners

Erlene Irwin

Ellen Nelson

Beverly Harper Tinsley

Check back in 2019 for application deadline.
Winners will be announced following the June Board meeting. 
Interested applicants should submit an application following the guidelines on the link below.


2019 School Grant Award

Share your idea with us and it could earn you 
$300 toward your classroom!

Congratulations to the 2018 Winner - Immersion Arts School

The Evergreen Artists Association is excited to once again award
2 -  $300.00 grants to Evergreen mountain area schools. 

Use this grant for anything that can help your further your students education in art - supplies, materials, books, guest artists, art field trips, 

projects that encompass the whole school, murals, etc.

Click here for School Grant Award Application


The Evergreen Artist Association gladly accepts donations to promote our grants and scholarships.   Please use our convenient donation form. 



The Evergreen Artists Association

The EAA is a 501(c)3 non-profit association.

Fine Arts Festival
Since 1966

August 24 & 25, 2019

Buchanan Baseball Field at

Evergreen Parkway and Ellingwood Trail

Evergreen, Colorado

Evergreen Artists Association

PO Box 1511
Evergreen, CO 80437

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