Claudia Walker McCain Fine Arts Scholarship

March 24, 2023 Upper School News

Ben Lippen Fine Arts

Current sophomores and juniors at Ben Lippen School are invited to apply for the Claudia Walker McCain Fine Arts Scholarship. This $3,000 scholarship is presented in memory of Claudia Walker McCain, who was known for her countless hours as the director of the Middle School Theater Program at Ben Lippen. This scholarship is intended to continue her God-honoring legacy in the Fine Arts Department.

Each applicant must:

  • Enroll as a junior or senior at Ben Lippen School for the 2022-23 academic year.
  • Compose a 300-word essay demonstrating his or her personal relationship with Christ, proficiency in a specific program within the Fine Arts Department, and desire to use his or her artistic gifts to glorify God.
  • Gather two letters of recommendation, including one letter from a pastor or spiritual mentor.
  • Interview with the selection committee.

Students may submit their essays and letters of recommendation by Friday, May 12 to Fine Arts Director, Mr. Taylor Nelson, at This $3,000 scholarship may be divided among multiple recipients.