Nancy Monkman Memorial Scholarship

$1,000 toward fulfilling your

-Jewelry Arts Dream-


Applicant must: 

•Have a Jewelry Arts Dream

•Be a current MASSC member

•Submit the following information via email -no later than March 31st, 2019.



Include name, address, contact information, educational history, and work history. Include any awards, exhibitions or other scholarships you may have received.


Artist Statement:

Please limit this to 1,000 words, submitted in either a Word .doc/.docx or as a .pdf 


Essay of Intent:

1,000 words describing how you would use the money toward your dream.


Image List:

Please include a list identifying each image with the following information: title, materials, size, date created.


Images: Applicants may submit a maximum of 8 digital images, and a minimum of 5 images, ideally representing a minimum of 4 completed pieces.  Image requirements are listed below:


All images should be submitted via Go to the free service, drag your files into the window and select “link”.  Your images will be uploaded to their server and a link will be generated for you to copy and paste into the email you send with the rest of your packet.  All images need to be high-resolution .jpg images. Images should be 300 dpi and at least 6′′ on the smallest side. Please label images as follows: last name_title_image number.jpg   For example: Smith_Untitled_1.jpg


Letter of Recommendation:

Submit letter digitally along with your application. recommender’s name, work position, academic affiliation, address, email, and telephone number. 


All text should be submitted as attachments: Word .doc or .docx or .pdf documents.


Send all 6 documents and your link to with the subject: 

“Jewelry Arts Dream – First name Last name”


• Applicants to this scholarship must meet ALL the above criteria. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. Send Resume, Artist Statement, Essay of Intent, 1 Letter of Recommendation, and Image List along with a WeTransfer link to your photos via email to Kristi Jensen:


Winner will be announced at the 2019 Metals Challenge Luncheon. 


Scholarship recipient must use the award for its designated purpose and submit a newsletter article (with photos) on how the money was used and how it supports the recipients Jewelry Arts Dream by Dec 10th 2019. 

Initial Artist Statement, Essay of Intent AND your article will appear in the Jan 2020 issue of MASSC News.