Achievement Grant


  THE HAMILTON FAMILY FOUNDATION INDIVIDUAL STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT GRANT PROGRAM


 

The Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Foundation announces the 2019-2020 school year Individual Student Achievement Grant Program for students who achieve, state, regional, national and eastern competitions; educational development opportunities based on audition, portfolio review or academic achievement selection; and other earned opportunities, while attending the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts. Summer opportunity grant requests will only be accepted if the student will be returning to BISFA the following school year. Applicants must complete an Individual Student Achievement Grant application, and have it signed by the lead instructor of the related discipline. The Individual Student Achievement Grant request form needs to be delivered or mailed to the Barbara Ingram School for the Arts Foundation office.

  • Grant requests will be due the first day of the month (if the first day of the month falls on a weekend day or holiday, the application will be due on the first work day after the first day of the month. Each application will be reviewed by the BISFA Foundation and applicants will be notified by letter within 45 days of their submission.

 

  • Grant allocation will be given within the academic year up to a maximum of $500 per student Limited dollars are available annually for this Grant Program. A student is eligible to apply once per academic year. Examples of uses for these grant dollars include: All State, Regional, National and Eastern competitions; educational development opportunities based on audition or academic achievement selection; and, other earned opportunities, and programs that will allow them to achieve a higher level of education within their discipline.

 

  •  If the grant is approved, the applicant will need to email 1) proof of attending, 2) a photo from the event in JPG form and 3) a brief description of the experience to the BISFA Foundation (mimid@barbaraingramfoundation.org) within 30 days. Failure to do so shall result in no future funding awarded.

 

  • Interested students should submit the signed, completed Hamilton Family Foundation Individual Student Achievement Grant application form to:

 

Barbara Ingram School For The Arts Foundation
38 5. Potomac Street, Suite 305
Hagerstown, MD 21740

or

The Barbara Ingram School For The Arts Reception Office

 

CLICK HERE FOR THE APPLICATION