John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund for Art Education

Website: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

In accordance with the will of the late Anna Lee Stacey, a trust fund has been created for the education of young men and women who aim to make art their profession. The scholarship, known as “The John F. and Anna Lee Stacey Scholarship Fund,” is open to United States citizens, both men and women, single or married, irrespective of race, creed, or color. The age limit is between 18 and 35 years. Award amounts vary annually and range from $500 to $5,000 per recipient. At the discretion of the Committee, these may be awarded in quarterly installments.
Applicants must be United States citizens between the ages of 18 and 35 and in the art field. Types of work that do not meet the qualifications for this award include anime, animation, graphic design, illustration, and photography.
Student Type
  • freshman
  • sophomore
  • junior
  • senior
  • graduate
Citizen Type
  • US Citizen

The online application will ask the applicant to outline their ambitions and plans as well as submit no more than 6 examples of their paintings/drawings for judging. Below are suggested subject categories. It is not necessary to provide something from each category:

  1. Painting from life
  2. Drawing from the figure (nude)
  3. Composition
  4. Landscape
  5. Any other examples of your work which you think advisable
Contact Information

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Attn: Stacey Scholarship Foundation

1700 Northeast 63rd Street • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111 • (405) 478-2250