Congratulations Academy scholarship recipient Lauren Stein

“Thank you for the scholarship. It is appreciated very much. I hope I can inspire others with my artwork.
Thank you again.
Lauren Stein

Congratulations Lauren!

It is an honor for the Academy of Special Dreams Foundation to be able to provide Working Artists Grants for Artists in the special needs community! Congratulations for you grant award. The Academy of Special Dreams mission brings public awareness, recognition and appreciation to the creative talents of people with disabilities. In an effort to assist the special needs community to achieve their artistic dreams, the Academy of Special Dreams will continue offering cash scholarships to those participants who submit their artistic expressions in the competitions sponsored by the Special Academy.

The College Scholarships Fund is targeted to the traditional college-aged student with a disability who is pursuing either a full- or part-time course of study in any medium of Art.

The Working Artists Fund is focused on the disabled adult artist who actively pursues a career or vocation in any artistic field and who occasionally requires financial support to further that career or vocation.

These cash awards are determined on a competitive basis and require the submission by e-mail of an art portfolio and artist’s statement


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