Congratulations to WCAAD student Yijie “Eric” Lin for his contributions to the yearly Scholastic Art & Writing Awards - Alliance for Young Artists & Writers 2022.
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards were founded in 1923 and, for nearly a century, have inspired bold ideas in creative teens throughout the country.
Eric was awarded the following:
2 Golden Key Awards
1 Silver Award and
2 Honorable Mention Awards
What is a Scholastic Gold Key?
Gold Key entries are automatically considered for national awards, including Gold Medal, Silver Medal with Distinction, Silver Medal, and scholarship awards. A list of all the National Medalists is published on their website each spring including up to 10,000 in scholarship prizes.
In addition Eric recently has been accepted to:
School of Visual Arts SVA https://sva.edu/ (scholarship pending) and,
SCIAC School of he At Institute of Chicago in Fine Arts with a SAIC Creative Scholarship totaling
$71, 400 for 4 years
additional colleges to be announced soon…
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