Teen Receives Scholastic Scholarship

teen scholarship award

WTNH– Seventeen-year-old Jonathan Gelernter from Woodbridge, received the highest scholastic art and writing awards honor, the Portfolio Gold Medal, which includes a $10,000 cash scholarship.

On June 5th, there will be the grand opening of the Art.Write.Now. National Exhibition, a large selection of award-winning art and writing that will be on display at Parsons The New School for Design and Pratt Manhattan Gallery in New York City. Jonathan and his fellow national award-winners will be honored June 6th during a special awards ceremony live-webcasted from the world-famous Carnegie Hall.

For more information on Alliance for Young Artists & Writers and Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, go to artandwriting.org.

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