Richard Beards Scholarship

The Richard Beards Education Fund for graduating seniors furthering their education in the arts and music.


Dr. Richard Beards was a founding member of the Oxford Arts Alliance, established in 2008.

The scholarships are awarded to seniors pursuing further education in the Arts (music, performance, architecture and fine arts).

 The Oxford Arts Alliance Board of Directors has renamed these scholarships to The Richard Beards Scholarship, continuing Richard’s legacy of education.

2019 Awarded Students

Dr. Richard Beards


Rylynn Woods and Mikaela Hall

2018 Awarded Students

Donte DiFrancesco and Paige Blum

2017 Awarded Students

Hank Byerly and Matthew Terry

Consider a donation for the Richard Beards Scholarship:

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Oxford Arts Alliance

PO Box 313

38 S Third St

Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363

Office: 610-467-0301

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Assistant Director, Tony

Art Coordinator, Caitlin

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