The Amaeyzing Spirit Award & Scholarship recognizes one individual each year who has furthered the Foundation’s charitable activities by promoting artistic healing and educational resources to the community members affected by childhood cancer.


2018 Amaeyzing Spirit Award winner artist Patty Owyang completely embodies all the Kids & Art Foundation represents. From our start in 2008 to now, 10 years later. Patty has touched every aspect of our program with her generosity, knowledge, and heart.


The Kids & Art Foundation seeks to provide a $500 scholarship to one individual each year who has demonstrated through their application their intent to further the Foundation’s charitable activities.

Past Winners

2018 Scholarship winner Meghna Pamula exemplifies the spirit of Kids & Art through her roles as volunteer and intern, as well as her efforts to promote artistic healing beyond supporting the organization.

2017 Scholarship winner Zoe Wilson is a pediatric cancer survivor. She came up with the idea of Hope in Art: squishy art kits that to help ill children find joy and comfort in times of stress.