Tuition Assistance & Work Exchange

Don't let the price of tuition stop you from making art!

IS183 Art School provides scholarships based on financial need and opportunities for work exchange. Scholarships are also available for local arts educators, thanks to the support of generous donors.

To apply for tuition assistance, please complete the application linked below. If you have any questions please email our Registrar at

EBT Card to Culture Program

Did you know that your EBT card can be used to make art? We are happy to extend EBT cardholders the following benefits:

Adult Studio Programs (ages 15+)

All Studio Art Classes for ages 15+ are available to you with a 50% discount off of the regular tuition rate. Material fees not included. Spaces are held until 3 weeks before the start of class. Please call the office and have your EBT card number ready to register for a class!

Young Artists

IS183 Art School offers financial aid for our summer camp and after school Learning Through Arts programs to families in need of assistance. Financial aid awards vary and are subject to availability. While EBT card holders automatically qualify, please fill out a financial aid application form to apply.

Tuition Assistance Application

Become a Member!

Our membership program is a great way to save, especially for families. Members receive discounted rates on class and camp tuition for themselves and immediate family members. Annual memberships are available starting at $50.