Teen artists sought for Nemeth exhibit, scholarship
The Nemeth Art Center, in partnership with the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), will host a Youth Art Exhibit in Park Rapids.
The exhibit will be on display at the Nemeth Art Center from June 1 to July 1, with an opening reception and award ceremony on Saturday June, 10.
MCAD will award the top junior participant a $3,400 scholarship for its pre-summer college session. The scholarship includes tuition, full room and board, supplies and three college credits for the summer session, which runs July 9 through July 30.
In addition to the MCAD scholarship, prizes will be awarded to the top three artists.
Applications are now being accepted and are open to 15- to 18-year-old youth residing in Class A Sections 6 and 8 school districts. Tribal and home-schooled teens are also eligible to apply. The application deadline is May 1. There is no cost to apply.
The Nemeth Art Center is open Thursdays through Saturdays, May through September. It's located at 301 Court Ave., Park Rapids.