Here is a list of the Educational Scholarships, Grants and Awards we are currently offering:

Judith Cary Leadership Memorial Scholarship

Type: 
Scholarship
Amount: 
Up to $1,000
Deadline: 
Fri, 2017-03-31 (All day)
Judith Carey and P Buckley MossThe P. Buckley Moss Society initiated the Judith Cary Leadership Memorial Scholarship in 1999. It is awarded to a student who is working either full time or part time toward special needs certification or an undergraduate or graduate degree in some field of Special Education.  2017 will be the last Judith Cary Leadership Memorial Scholarship  awarded..  For application, click here.  
 
Judy Cary retired after teaching home economics for 25 years at Ramsey High School in Ramsey, Illinois. For years she served as the membership recruitment coordinator of the P. Buckley Moss Society. She attended every Moss Convention, every trip the Society sponsored, and numerous gallery shows when P. Buckley Moss was making personal appearances. She was also a willing volunteer for many different tasks before her sudden death on January 16, 1998.
 
Initial funding for this scholarship was provided through donations by Judy’s friends and an auction of a print donated by P. Buckley Moss with framing donated by The Country Framer Gallery. Also, Judy’s Society renewal brooches, generously donated by her family, were sold through a silent auction.
 
Nominations for the Judith Cary Scholarship can be made only by members of the P. Buckley Moss Society. For information or questions about this scholarship please contact the P. Buckley Moss Foundation at (540) 932-1728.

P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship

Type: 
Scholarship
Amount: 
Up to $1,000.00
Deadline: 
Fri, 2017-03-31 (All day)
Pat Moss with a boy at the museumScholarship(s) up-to  $1,000.00 will be awarded to one or more high school seniors with financial need, a certified language-related learning difference, and artistic talent who plan a career in visual arts.  Scholarships are potentially renewable for up to three additional years for a 4-year college. Students should be taking art classes during each semester. 
 
In keeping with the goals of renowned artist P. Buckley Moss, who struggled with dyslexia during her school years, this scholarship represents her dedication to young people who have learning disabilities and are aspiring towards a career in the visual arts.
 
Pat attended Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in New York City. Established in 1859, Cooper Union is the only private, full-scholarship college in the United States dedicated exclusively to preparing students for the professions of art, architecture, and engineering.
 
Criteria for eligibility for the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship include:
  • Graduating high school senior
  • Verified specific language-related learning disability
  • Verified financial need
  • Visual arts talent
  • Acceptance to accredited four-year college or university or two-year community college
  • Intent to pursue career in a visual arts.
     
 
Nominations for the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship can be made only by members of the P. Buckley Moss Society. For more information or questions please contact the P. Buckley Moss Foundation at (540) 932-1728. 
 

About the Endowment

To make a donation to the P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship fund, send your check made payable to P. Buckley Moss Foundation, 108 Wayne Avenue., Waynesboro, VA 22980.
 
The P. Buckley Moss Foundation is a certified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, and all donations to the Scholarship Fund are tax deductible. Please note on your check that the funds are for this endowment.