The Meriden Arts Council will award grants of money to encourage high school students to pursue the arts or an arts career beyond graduation from high school. All forms of art will be considered. This includes literary, performing and visual arts. Candidates shall be residents of Meriden, Southington or Wallingford who will be graduating from high school in the current academic year. Candidates must show achievement in at least one of the arts, a desire to continue learning in that art, and proof that he or she plans to enter a formal educational setting to pursue that art form.
Application forms can be downloaded from the Meriden Arts Council website: www.meridenartscouncil.org.