Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

2021 Illustrator Scholarship

Date(s) – 06/01/2020 – 06/15/2020
12:00 am – 11:30 pm

 2021 Illustrator Scholarship
SCBWI Kansas/Missouri is offering an illustrator scholarship to the 2021 Middle of the Map Conference held November 5-7. The scholarship includes conference registration fees. It is not yet known if the conference will be held in Overland Park, Kansas or take place virtually due to changing Covid guidelines. The scholarship is available to SCBWI members (published or pre-published) who live in Kansas or Missouri. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, June 15, 2021.
A committee of illustrators and authors will select the winner. SCBWI Kansas/Missouri will notify the 2021 winner in July. Please note: Scholarship recipients are not eligible for future scholarships. Further, while members may apply for all scholarship and mentorship opportunities, if the same person wins more than one contest, the winner will be asked to select their top choice
The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, June 15, 2021.

Submit a 350dpi .jpg of an 8” x 10” original illustration focusing on your best work.

The illustration must be original, created by you.

Please submit your entry as an email attachment to Robin Schuberth at Submission files should be labeled with your name (eg: sam_doe.jpg).

Your email subject line MUST read: 2021 Illustrator Scholarship.

Include the following in the accompanying email:

    • your name
    • mailing address
    • telephone number
    • illustration title (if applicable) 
Any application not in compliance with all rules will be disqualified.  Questions?  Email
Donations:  Kansas/Missouri SCBWI accepts donations to help fund this ongoing scholarship.  Please mail donation checks payable to SCBWI Kansas/Missouri with ILLUSTRATOR SCHOLARSHIP in the memo line.
Attention: Kansas/Missouri SCBWI
15621 W. 87th Street Pkwy #206
Lenexa, KS. 66219