The Dwight M. Holland Student Scholarship

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In 2012, a scholarship fund was started to honor Dwight Holland, his vision, and his years of leadership for the NC Potters Conference. A limited number of scholarships will be available for students to attend the conference.

To be considered, applicants MUST be currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program with a focus on ceramics.

How to Apply:

Send an email to with the following:

  • 5 images of your work — minimum 300 dpi — maximum 2Mb file size

  • Please write a short essay with 500 words or less about why attending this conference would be beneficial to your education and career.

  • CV/Resume — maximum 2 Pages

Deadline: January 5th, 2020

The Dwight M. Holland Student scholarship fund

I want to honor Dwight, his vision, and his years of NC Potters Conference leadership by contributing to the Student Scholarship Fund that was created in his honor in 2012.

Some additional funding for scholarships may become available over the next few months. Please check back periodically and keep an eye on the North Carolina Pottery Center’s Facebook page.