WJA Scholarship - WJA Designer/Creator Category

Scholarship Description

This category is designed for those students in a studio jewelry program who can apply with finished pieces that they designed and created themselves. You are required to provide the following to support your Scholarship Application. 1. Essay: A short essay explaining why you wish to pursue a career in jewelry or watches and your goals/aspirations for the future. 2. Images: (a) Three (3) digital images (no more) showing examples of your most recent work. Rank them in order of the most significant. (b) Provide a brief description of each of the numbered images indicating materials used, size of piece(s) and what is represented and/or significant about each piece. 3. Completed entry form.

The application process is conducted online through

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 500

Max Award:

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Women’s Jewelry Association
Scholarship Committee 80 Washington Street, Suite 205
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Contact Person: Lisa Slovis Mandel, WJA Scholarship Chairperson

Phone: (845) 473-7323

Fax: (646) 355-0219