Pinot’s Palette Launches Scholarship ProgramPinot's Palette
$1000 to be awarded to aspiring art student
HOUSTON (June 14, 2017) – Calling all aspiring artists! Pinot’s Palette, a pioneer of the paint and sip entertainment category and one of the largest employers of professional artists in America, has announced the launch of the Pinot’s Palette Scholarship for Artistic Excellence. The scholarship program is open to all graduating high school students in the United States planning to pursue any arts or arts education related degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution.
The chosen applicant will receive $1000 to be used toward tuition expenses and any other verified school expenses in an arts program. Candidates will be evaluated based on GPA, participation in non-school related clubs and organizations, and honors and awards received.
For more information and to apply, visit the Pinot’s Palette scholarships page. Application deadline for this year is October 31, 2017.
“The success of Pinot’s Palette is largely based on the expertise and passion of the artists that teach our classes every day,” said Charles Willis, Co-Founder and President of Pinot’s Palette. “We are thrilled to be launching this scholarship program and helping students achieve their goal of pursuing an education in the arts.”
In 2016, the Pinot’s Palette franchise network saw an increase of 25 percent in submissions to its Master Painting Library, where the company has paid out more than $310,000 in royalties to artists and studio owners in its Painting Rewards program since 2010. And the business continues to be a masterpiece for people who want to be their own boss and operate single or multiple locations. With a motto of “Paint. Drink. Have Fun.®” the concept has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., MSNBC, CNBC and elsewhere for its growing popularity.