Cash grants have been made to arts students to help support their studies.
Ashridge Decorative and Fine Arts Society made the presentations to five young people from Dacorum.
They are; Luke O’Sullivan from John F Kennedy School, Joanne Toms from Hemel Hempstead School, George Callcut from Kings Langley School, Ellen Price and Bethany Masters, both from Tring School.
All are going on to study the arts at universities.
A total of £2,400 in bursaries has been granted and will be spent on equipment, summer courses and internships.