Colonie Art League, Inc.
Artists of New York's Capital District and beyond.
Established 1974
The CAL Scholarship Fund
and ScholarshipWinners


2017 CAL Scholarship awards

Scholarship awards were presented to both Madeline Ames (North Colonie Shaker High School) and Gianina Padula (South Colonie High School) at the May 2, 2017 meeting. 

The soon-to-be graduating seniors were selected by their high school art departments and they each received a $500 check from the Colonie Art League. Madeleine is planning on attending the Cleveland Institute of Art for Illustration and Design and Gianina is planning on attending Boston University to further her art education.

The recipients of the 2016 C.A.L. Scholarships were Margaret Murnane, N. Colonie Schools, and Katie Yee, S. Colonie Schools. They were reccomended by their art teachers. Anne Manzella, North Colonie and Thomasa Nielsen, South Colonie.

The Colonie Art League is proud to provide an art scholarship to two worthy art students in the North and South Colonie school districts. To all of our members, thank you so much for supporting our raffles, our white elephant sales and for making donations. And, thank you to Debbie Park-Boussu for her continued efforts in encouraging so many members to support our endeavors.

2015 Scholarship winners

While the arts and sciences are definitely related, it continues to be our pleasure to recognize the exceptional artistic talents of our young students in their pursuit of the arts at the University level. This year, at the May 6th General Meeting, Maya Lewis North Colonie, (Shaker High School) and Monica Almodovar South Colonie, (Colonie High School) each received a check of $500.00 to be used for books and art supplies.

Maya Lewis will attend Hudson Valley Community College and Monica Almodovar will attend Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont. The students were selected by their individual school Art Coordinators: North Colonie Anne Manzella and South Colonie Thomasa Nielson

2014 Scholarship winners

Congratulations to our 2014 Colonie Art League Scholarship winners, Maddie Labarge from Shaker High School and Jessica Stapf from Colonie Central High School.