art scholarships


RiverArtsFest funds BFA and MFA merit scholarships that are given at 5 local colleges and universities: University of Memphis, Memphis College of Art, LeMoyne-Owen College, Rhodes College and Christian Brothers University. This scholarship program is chaired by Chuck Mitchell.


past scholarship recipients

(left to right) Cat Williams, Henry Wilkinson, and Aaron Kia Napunako Boyd received RiverArtsFest Scholarships at Memphis College of Art in 2018.