Scholarship Program

Purpose: As part of its mission, and in accordance with the organization’s desire to contribute to its home community, the Craftworkers’ Guild offers a $500 scholarship to a deserving student with a demonstrated interest in applied/manual arts or craft, who will be continuing his or her education upon graduation from Bedford High School.

Eligibility: Students graduating from Bedford High School who will enroll in an accredited post-secondary school or specialized technical program with a creative, hands-on component are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Examples of eligible programs include, but are not limited to: manual arts, fine arts, graphic arts, design, sculpture, architecture, engineering, art education or therapy, photography, videography, etc.

Scholarship information and the application are generally posted in February of each year, with completed application due back in April.

Click here to access the current Scholarship Application.

2020 Scholarship Recipient:

Congratulations to graduating senior Abigail Gilligan of Bedford High School who received a $500 scholarship from The Craftworkers' Guild.  Abigail will be a student of architecture at Hobart and William Smith College in Geneva, NY in the fall.