The MacKenzie-Childs Black Lives Matter Scholarship for Design - $20,000
MacKenzie-Childs is offering four scholarship awards in the amount of $5,000 each to Black high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing higher education in any U.S. College or University.
MacKenzie-Childs is known for creating happy, colorful, distinctive home furnishing designs. As a company, we are motivated to bring an appreciation of artful qualities and functional beauty into everyday life. Creativity, imagination, a love of Home, making life fun, and a unique design aesthetic are at the center of this brand.
The mission through this scholarship is to encourage individuals to pursue their dreams and develop their abilities in the fields of design and the applied arts.
Scholarship Amount: Four scholarship awards in the amount of $5,000 each.
Scholarship Deadline: The entry period for this Scholarship Contest begins on August 18, 2020, at 12:01 a.m. and ends on October 15, 2020, at 11:59 p.m. EST.
Eligible Recipients: Black high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing higher education in any U.S. college or university.
Scholarship Essay Prompt: At MacKenzie-Childs, we find inspiration for the things we design by observing nature, and in the history of the decorative arts and how people from every culture style their home environments. We know inspiration can come from anywhere, and we’d like to know what inspires you. To enter, students should write an essay of 750 words or more on where you find inspiration for your art and creativity, and how you see that shaping your future.