Best-in-Grade Award

About this Scholarship

The Best-in-Grade Award, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies, offers $500 scholarships to 24 Gold Medal recipients (two artists and two writers per grades 7–12). 

How do I apply?

All Gold Medal-awarded work will be considered.

Click here to apply. 

About Our Partner

Bloomberg Philanthropies focuses on five key areas for creating lasting change: public health, environment, education, government innovation, and arts and culture. Founder Mike Bloomberg’s entrepreneurial spirit, public-policy experience, and belief in the power of cities to drive solutions to pressing global problems define Bloomberg Philanthropies’ approach to making the world a better place.





Congratulations to our 2020 recipients!

Grade 7
Harper Golden
Kelsey Gregson
Burton McCulley
Brady Payne

Grade 8
Fiona Jason
Mirembe Mubanda
Mikaella Spyrides
Theresa Straw

Grade 9
Amanda Diao
David Du
Logan Furlonge
Eva Shen

Grade 10
Sara Homma
Yasmeen Khan
Echo Seireeni
Yuchi Zhang

Grade 11
Victoria Choo
Faith Nguyen
Chiemeka Offor
Katherine Vandermel

Grade 12
AnnaGrace Brackin
Elizabeth Chan
Debjani Das
Erika Yip