Grants & Programs Specialist
Iowa Scholarship for the Arts
Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs Director Mary Cownie, Scholarship Recipient Thomas Sparks, Scholarship Recipient Nathan Woolard, First Lady Mrs. Chris Branstad, and Iowa Arts Council Administrator Matt Harris. Not pictured: Scholarship Recpient Charles Craig.
The Iowa Scholarship for the Arts supports the development of outstanding high school seniors who excel in the arts and are enrolled in accredited educational programs leading to careers in the arts.
Scholarships in the amount of $1,500 are awarded to support 2015-2016 academic year tuition expenses at Iowa colleges or universities.