2021 Scholarship Winners & Awards

2021 Freshmen Year Scholarships Winners
$2,000 Scholarships

Julia Ramos –  Villa Maria College
Lucy Dietrich – Cleveland Institute of Art
Megan Haseley – Buffalo State College
Ruby Soudant – SUNY Purchase
Siena Allen – Rochester Institute of Technology

$1,000 Scholarships

Adeliz Gottinger – Rochester Institute of Technology
Ava Salman – SUNY Purchase
Gillian Samul – Mercyhurst College
Isabella Rizzo – SUNY Fredonia
Lyle Lewi s– Rochester Institute of Technology
Mary Teresa Comerate – University at Buffalo

2021 Sophomore Year Scholarships Awarded
$1,000 Scholarships

Haley Cavarello – Rochester Institute of Technology
Kayla Brady – Rochester Institute of Technology
Sarah Stuhr – Fashion Institute of Technology
Catherine Finn – Fashion Institute of Technology

2021 Junior Year Scholarships Awarded
$1,000 Scholarships

Selena Lajoie – Rochester Institute of Technology
Ezekiel Miner – SUNY Polytechnic
Anna Brand – SUNY at Purchase

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2021 Senior Year Scholarships Awarded
$1,000 Scholarships

Catherine Kirk – Rochester Institute of Technology
Mackenzie Engel – Ball State University
Emily Bookmiller – University of Alabama
Jacklyn Czapla – Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacob Matthews – Ringling College of Art & Design
Isaac Vazquez – Daemen College

Total Student 2021 Scholarships Awarded

2021 Erie County NYSSSA Recipients

The Allentown Art Festival supports the New York State Summer School for the Arts with at least
$5,000 in scholarships for Erie County high school students. NYSSSA chooses 140 students from
across New York State for this outstanding program. Concentrated Visual Arts in several media
are taught by professional artists from across the state.

Allentown Art Festival also provides scholarships to students attending the New York State Summer School of the Arts.

The Allentown Art Festival Inc, in conjunction with The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo has established a permanent, self-sustaining scholarship fund. Even if the Allentown Art Festival Inc ceases to exist, the Allentown Art Festival Scholarship Fund guarantees that scholarships will continue to be awarded.

2021 Total Scholarship Awards - $34,000