"The support and encouragement I received from the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara will only add to my motivation. … Thank you for supporting students’ dreams."
– Shayne M., Santa Barbara High School

"The Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara emphasizes the importance of education for everyone."
– Syd A., Dos Pueblos High School

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Student Story

Evan Sherman
Rhode Island School of Design

Aspiring gallery artist won both the Adam Bertolet Art Scholarship and the Schall Family Best of Show Prize in last year’s art scholarship competition.


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  • Art Scholarship Competition Video Recap February 26, 2021 - The Scholarship Foundation was unable to host its traditional art scholarship competition and reception in partnership with the Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) this year. Instead, we successfully mounted… ... Read More
  • From the Desk of Barbara Robertson February 11, 2021 - Much of the news out of our nation’s colleges and universities has been less than encouraging of late, especially as it relates to the fortunes and experiences of undergraduates and… ... Read More

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