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Edward DesPlas Scholarship


Edward M. DesPlas - CCBO International
Outstanding Chief Business Officer
Scholarship Fund


Distribution: One to two scholarships are given the Advanced Student Show in the Fall semester. One to two scholarships are given to art students from the Annual Spring Student Show. These scholarships are based on the quality of the artwork by the ECC student.

Jurors: El Centro College Art Department Faculty

2014 Spring Student Show Awardee
Heather Shaulis
Heather Shaulis pictured with Edward DesPlas (left) and Rosemary DesPlas (right)

2013 Fall Student Show Awardee
Enrique Hernandez
In Company Of...
digital construction



2013 Spring Student Show Awardee
Luis Villar

2012 Fall Advanced Student Show Awardee
Roy Martinez
Birth of Venus
mixed media relief
This Bridge Called My Back
installation - digital prints on fabric

2012 Spring Student Show Awardee
Keagan Oka
Keagan Oka pictured with Rosemary DesPlas
 

2011 Fall Advanced Student Show Awardee
Raymond Deforest Pratt

Previous Recipients:

2011 Spring Student Show Awardees – Keith Brown and Robert Garza
2010 Fall Advanced Student Show Awardee – Elisa Guardiola
2010 Spring Student Show Awardee - Allison Caldwell