Johanna Kempers Wyngaarden Art Scholarship

Dr. James B. Wyngaarden of Durham, NC, established this scholarship to honor his mother, Mrs. Johanna Kempers Wyngaarden. Mrs. Wyngaarden is lovingly remembered by her children as a warm and nurturing Christian mother who filled her home with music, art and inspirational prayers. The purpose of this scholarship is to strengthen Christian education in music and fine arts for worthy students.

Basic criteria:

  • entering freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year
  • pursuing a degree in art
  • first preference is given to an art studio major; second preference is given to an art education major
  • if there are multiple candidates who qualify, preference is given to the candidate who demonstrates the greatest financial need and shows exceptional promise and leadership potential
  • financial need is considered

Renewal criteria: Students who wish to be considered for renewal must file a new application each year and will be given equal consideration with other candidates.