Artivist rising is a two week long intensive summer mentorship program that grants art scholarship to 15 mentees. Through collaborations with local artists, we are able to provide an inclusive and educational experience for the mentees. The program culminates with an exhibition and auction in the following fall where all proceeds will benefit the mentee and a social organization of their choice. This is Artivism in action.


As a MENTOR, you will be responsible for:​

  • Participating in summer training events/modules

  • Communicating with mentee(s) regularly

  • Providing advice and support to mentee(s)

  • Completing and submitting progress reports to the Division of Creations

  • Guide the mentee through all of their endeavors

As a MENTEE, you will be responsible for:

  • Communicating expectations for the mentoring relationship to your mentor

  • Collaborating with your mentor with determine areas of strengths and weaknesses

  • Meeting with your mentor on a regular basis (i.e, bi-weekly)

  • Attending orientation

  • Accepting the art scholarship

To apply, please take the time to fill out the information below.

Do you want to be a mentor or mentee?