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2018 Kiwanis Art Enrichment Internship



This scholarship has been created to encourage local and CCUSD freshmen, sophomores and juniors from the Desert Foothills area who excel in the visual arts field.  Funding for the program has been provided through the generosity of the Kiwanis Club of Carefree.


Six students will be selected to take the course of their choice at the nationally renowned Scottsdale Artists School located in downtown Scottsdale.  Information about the School can be found on their website: .                                    


•   Applicant must be a legal resident of Arizona.

•   Applicant will be expected, upon completion of their art course, to give a short talk about their experiences in the class to the Kiwanis Club of Carefree.

•   Applicant must be a freshman, sophomore or junior from a CCUSD high school, a local home schooled student or a local charter school student.

•   Students interested in applying for a scholarship must complete the Student Application enclosed, and submit a completed Parental Permission Form and completed Teacher Recommendation Form.

    The scholarships must be used during June and July of 2018.


The students and the parents signing these forms are responsible for the students completing all classes. Please do not apply if you are uncertain you will be able to attend each day of your class.


The winners will be recognized at the “Celebration of the Arts Ceremony” at Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center in May.  The scholarship funds will then be sent directly to the Scottsdale Artists School to cover tuition costs.


You must attend all sessions of your course.


Applications must be received no later than 3:00pm, Wednesday, April 2, 2018.  Mail or deliver to:


          Ms. Deborah Wales

          Cactus Shadows High School


          Virginia Brooks

          PO Box 2616

          Carefree, AZ 55377


Click here for Student Application Form


Click here for Parental Permission Form


Click here for Teacher Recommendation Form