Pastel Artists of New Zealand


PANZ is pleased to be able to offer an annual Scholarship of up to $500 to a PANZ member who wishes to further their art education and who shows commitment to their art practice and specifically to the use of pastel.

Scholarship Annual Deadline: 31st January

Eligibility: Any paid-up member of PANZ

Judging: Applications will be juried by PANZ committee members


  • The scholarship is for the actual costs of attending a PANZ approved workshop of up to $500 and cannot be used for travel, lodging or personal purchases of materials for the workshop.
  • The winner will be announced at the annual PANZ convention.
  • The winner must attend a workshop with the tutor of their choice (there will be an advertised list of tutors) within 12 months from the date of the announcement. It cannot be used at a PANZ convention workshop.
  • Previous winners will not be eligible.
  • Immediately after the workshop, the tutor will advise the PANZ Treasurer and a cheque will be sent directly to the tutor.
  • A brief article, for the newsletter, by the recipient on their workshop experience would be appreciated and of interest to other members.


Please submit the online application form to:

Judith White
17 Sandel Rise, Merrilands

New Plymouth 4312

or email:

Either include six digital images of your most recent work, within the last 18 months or post 8”x10” prints, slides or a CD containing your digital images.