Arais Meteyard

Scholarship Awarded: 
JET Program

Major: Studio Art

Hometown: Lexington, KY

Opportunities the award will afford you now of in the future: This opportunity will help me pay for art materials, pay off my undergraduate debt, and as an advancement in my proposed law career as an international environmental lawyer. 

Projects/activities/research performed under area of study: Accepted into group show at the First Street Gallery in New York City for photography 2017, showed in student group exhibitions in Lexington, and side exploration and study of art in Japan and Mexico. 

Professors/advisers who have been most influential: Jianjun He: his kindness, his belief in me, and his recommendations for me to get into both Waseda and the JET Program. 

Future education plans: To either acquire my Master's degree for art or my law degree in environmental protection