MHAAA: Mount Horeb Area Arts Association

Art Scholarship

MHAAA Art Scholarship Award

Annual fundraising is done through the sponsorship, quarterly sales, and other fundraising events. Receipts from these sales provide a $500 Student Art Scholarship to help high school seniors pay for higher education to pursue a career in the arts, as well as to help fund the Spring Art Tour. More info: Or apply directly, below:

Application period is now open

Are you a High School senior pursuing a degree in the Visual Arts? If so, apply online. Deadline is April 4, 2021.

MHAAA Scholarship Poster
2020’s Scholarship recipient Rah (Sarah) Gerg, currently at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).

Meet Rah, our 2020 Scholarship winner

Rah (Sarah) Gerg is a 19 year old Class of 2020 Mount Horeb High School graduate artist currently completing her first year at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in Providence. See below, to follow her on Social, contact her for commission work, and see some of her amazing work—What a talent!

Next year, Rah will major in the Painting department, working toward a BFA. There, she will work larger and more experimentally than ever, but maintain her love of drawing, color, and material exploration. She updates most frequently about her exploits and current works on her Instagram @rah.m.rat, and her portfolio website is found at . She works in the fabrication lab at RISD, and regularly takes commissions over breaks, which can be inquired about by emailing

Photo of Artist, Sarah Gerg