BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton Arts Foundation has awarded 13 scholarships to students in the Beaverton area for outstanding performing or visual arts by the Beaverton Arts Foundation. These scholarships were established through the collaboration of community partners, including Southminster Presbyterian Church’s Celebration of Creativity and the Beaverton Arts Foundation, to recognize talented young artists in the community. The scholarship awards will be presented before City Council on June 5, at 6:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 12725 SW Millikan Way, Beaverton, OR 97005.
Students currently enrolled in Beaverton School District or Portland Community College are eligible for this annual award, which has helped over 100 high school and college-aged artists pursue their passions. For more information on Beaverton Arts Foundation Student Scholarships, please visit www.beavertonartsfoundation.org/grants-and-scholarships.
2018 Scholarship Recipients:
Outstanding Achievement in the Performing Arts
Christine Chu- Sunset High School
Todd Fisher- Portland Community College
Aveek Ganguly - Westview High School
Lucy Gordon - Sunset High School
William Greer - Southridge High School
Carlos Moreno - Sunset High School
Aishani Saha - Westview High School
Outstanding Achievement in the Visual Arts
Aleasha Jones - Portland Community College
Annaka Ketterer* - Valley Catholic High School
Martha Nguyen - Sunset High School
Julia Trinh Pham - Aloha High School
Ania Ty - Valley Catholic High School
Jessica Xiao* - Southridge High School
*Recipient of the Southminster Presbyterian Church Celebration of Creativity Award
The Beaverton Arts Foundation was founded in 1999 to inspire investment and steward resources that help local arts and culture flourish. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, we raise funds to support a Beaverton Center for the Arts and programs that promote creative expression throughout our community. Learn more at www.beavertonartsfoundation.org.