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Financial Aid

The Bascom seeks to provide art experiences to people of all means. Scholarships opportunities are available for financially qualified individuals. Just follow a few easy steps to apply. 
“I love that they outreach to the community. They have been helping us with scholarships through the years. I just love not only the art but also the spirit, the people.”
- Flor Prieto, Franklin, NC, Mother

Scholarships are generously funded by the Jane Woodruff Foundation.

Scholarship Application (General Public)

Individuals, families, and parent-guardians may complete and submit the below general application to be considered for scholarships to classes and workshops:

College and Graduate Students

The Bascom offers special merit-based scholarships for you to participate in our workshops! Click the below Student Scholarship calling for application instructions. Undergrad and grad students may seek independent study or enroll in studio intensives for college credit. Ask your art department head how to transfer credits for Bascom classes.

Professional Development

K-12 public school teachers may seek local school board approval for renewal credit units for participating in Bascom classes.

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Galleries – Mon, Fri, Sat, 10–5,
Sun: 12–5
Offices – Mon-Fri, 9-5
Free and Open Year Round 

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Highlands, NC 28741
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