The Cartoonists League of Absurd Washingtonians has as part of its objectives the awarding of a scholarship to a student interested in learning the mystical art of sequential illustration. This scholarship will be at least a lowly $100, in the last two years have been over $1,000. Funds for the scholarship are gathered in the year prior, and all funds gathered are bestowed on one talented applicant the CLAW chooses from those who submit. Update: As of May 5th The funds raised for the 2015Scholarship is $341. And it is potentially available to the student who best fills out this application. You must also be currently enrolled in an institution or have confirmation of enrollment. Yearly Application Deadline: MARCH 15.
Note: There will be no exceptions. Application must be postmarked or electronically received no later than MARCH 15. Applicants must follow application instructions to the letter or will be disqualified without notice. This form may be photocopied. Scholarship reviews will begin MARCH 16. Award recipients will be notified electronically in June. Awards will be mailed out by July 15. Do not contact CLAW for application status. If you have a problem filling in the form electronically, print it out. No application or associated documentation will be returned to applicants. Recipient names will be listed on the CLAW website.
Donations to the C.L.A.W. Scholarship Fund can be made online here or to C.L.A.W. members.
Scholarship Sponsors of 2014
Sponsors freely donating amounts of $100 or more get their logo and hotlink here.
Our many thanks to all those you donated in 2013.
Our Past Scholarship Winners:
Kenzy Sorenson receiving the CLAW Student Scholarship for 2014.
2012 CLAW Student Scholarship recipient Michael Johnson
Adam Botsford is our Cartoonist of the Future Scholarship Winner for 2009. Way to go, Adam!