The Road to Scholarships: Parent & Student Prep


This course offers personal one-on-one guidance for each participant as well as group guidance through “workshops.” These will include: Applying to and Finding Colleges, Preparing Your Portfolio & The Interview Process, Understanding the Money & Alternative Scholarship Sources, and Increasing the School’s Offer. This essential course to achieving scholarships includes workshops, a pre-portfolio review, a final portfolio review, and up to two hours of personal consultation.

4 Tuesdays,  Feb 12, 19, 26, Mar 5 • 6:00–8:00pm
Family Registration: nm: $185 • m: $180
Instructor: Todd Poteet
at Pershing Studios

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Todd Poteet Director of The Art Effect’s Art Institute and owner of Pen & Ink Creative, a graphic design firm. He holds a BFA in illustration and a Master’s in art education, and has taught at Pratt Institute’s Saturday School & LaGuardia HS for Visual and Performing Arts. He is the recipient of prestigious awards including: the “Friend of the Arts Award”, the Dutchess County Executive Arts Award for Art Education, The “40 Under 40 Shaker Award,” NYSATA’s Patron of the Arts Award and the “Congressional Medal for the Arts.”

nm = non-member pricing
m = member pricing
Please note: To receive reduced member pricing on courses and camps, click the “
Become a Member” button below to purchase your annual membership at a minimum Orange Level, or above. Your membership is valid through the end of the calendar year.

To register multiple students, please complete a full registration for each student separately. 

For deposit or balance payments, please call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477.

Partial scholarships are available to those in economic need. Please email for an application, call The Art Effect at 845.471.7477, or follow the link here to access an application online.