NESM Metalsmithing Scholarship Program

     After a few years of raising the much need funds to help expand and relocate the Metalsmithing program, we are proud to bring our scholarship program back to you for Metalsmithing.

     Thanks to generous donations from individuals we are offering three opportunities, the Al Pratt Memorial Scholarship for Blacksmithing, the Richrad C. Wright; Ruel Wright Memorial Blacksmithing Scholarship and the David and Rachel Knowlton Bladesmithing Scholarship.

      By clicking the link below you will have an entire application package and instructions to apply.

The 2019 Scholarship Application period has ended. The 2020 application will be posted for open application, October 1, 2019.

                                  

PLEASE NOTE:

   The 2020 scholarship applications will be only be accepted after October 1, 2019 with a deadline of application to NESM by December 1, 2019 and with a notification to the individuals awarded by January 1, 2020. Notifications to those not awarded will follow.

     If you have any questions on application please email dglaser@newenglandschoolofmetalwork.com  to inquire.

      Thank you,

    NESM Administrative Director          

    Dereck Glaser

 

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