Who may apply?
Full-time graduate students currently majoring in Art at the University of Missouri School of Visual Studies, who also will be enrolled as full-time Art majors during the Fall 2020 semester.
Scholarships for Graduate Students:
Hazel S. Burney Art Scholarship
Awarded to Art majors in good academic standing in the College.
Richard M Hennessy Scholarship
For deserving students majoring in fine arts who have high character and scholastic aptitude and demonstrated financial need as proven by FASFA.
Michael C. Niles Grant in Art
One or more awards given to a student deemed outstanding in the discipline of Printmaking. If no student is found to be eligible in a given year, the award can be made to any student deemed outstanding in the discipline of Drawing. Additionally, if no student is judged outstanding in a semester, the committee may select a student with financial need.
Richard and Patricia Wallace Endowment for the Arts
To be given to a student most notable demonstrating excellence in the field of Art.
Ann Stevens Hoffman Memorial Scholarship
One or more annual awards shall be made to a female student in the College of Arts And Science Art Program. Selected recipients shall have a demonstrated financial need, shall be talented, and shall have a specialty of photography, print making or ceramics at the MFA level.
Dorothy Rollins Memorial Scholarship
Graduate students in Painting and/or Drawing. Students must have completed at least 9 semester hours. For the 2019-20 academic year, one award of will be given to the eligible student who is most outstanding in the areas of Painting and/or Drawing.
Verna Wulfekammer Art Doctoral Fellowship
To be given to an MFA student with a concentration of study in Fibers.
Robert G Bragg Scholarship Fund
One or more annual awards shall be given to students enrolled in the Art Program.
Brooke and Ben Cameron Art Scholarship
To provide one or more annual awards to outstanding junior or senior students within the School of Visual Studies in the College of Arts and Science. First preference shall be given to students deemed outstanding in the discipline of Printmaking. If no student is found to be eligible in a given year in that area, then the award can be made to any current students who are deemed outstanding in the discipline of Drawing. Awards shall be based on merit. In any year there are no qualified junior or senior candidates for this award, then the award can be made to a graduate student. In any year there are no qualified junior or senior candidates for this award, then the award can be made to a graduate student.
How do I apply?
Submit your scholarship application via Box: University of Missouri uses your network username and password to login to Box.
Login to Box: https://missouri.account.box.com/login
Create a new folder: Click the New button in upper right and select Folder. Name your Folder in this format: Last Name, First Name-ArtProgScholarships and Year (example: Bennett, Jennifer-ArtProgScholarships 2020). Invite Ferrie Craighead (email@example.com) with permission as co-owner.
Next, upload your application materials: Drag and drop files or folders from your desktop, or use the file browser to select and upload files and folders to your Scholarship folder.
Scholarship application materials to upload to your folder:
Your Application Form: Name file in this format: Last Name, First Name-Application (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Application)
Your Digital Transcript: Name file in this format: Last Name, First Name- Transcripts (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Transcripts)
Your Proof of Financial Need document/s: Name files in this format: Last Name, First Name-Chosen Documentation (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Financial Aid; Bennett, Jennifer-FAFSA and so on)
A folder that contains your Digital Portfolio (5-10 images): Name your Folder in this format: Last Name, First Name-Portfolio (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Portfolio)
Name your images in this format: Last Name, First Name-Image 1 (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Image 1; Bennett, Jennifer-Image 2; Bennett, Jennifer-Image 3 and so on)
If attaching an additional file for your Application Statement, please name the file in this format: Last Name, First Name-Statement (example: Bennett, Jennifer-Statement)
Submissions Due: 9:00 am, Friday, April 17, 2020.