VISUAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS
in ART STUDIO and ART PHOTOGRAPHY
The Visual Arts Scholarship and Awards Committee is pleased to offer scholarship opportunities to qualified and currently enrolled students in recognition of achievement in Art Studio and Art Photography course work. Scholarships and/or awards are available in all areas of instruction within the Art Studio and Art Photography Departments. The Visual Arts Scholarship and Awards Committee is responsible for the selection and assignment of these scholarships and awards.
To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must meet the Eligibility Requirements, and submit the Written Application and Portfolio of 5 Artworks according to the instructions and due dates.
Ineligible Artworks: from Cabrillo Extension, CabrilloArts Workshops, Digital Media and Theater Arts classes.
A Scholarships and Awards Seminar is held to assist applicants with their Written Application and Portfolio presentation.
Students are not required to attend the seminar in order to apply.
Students may also be eligible for other scholarships. These scholarships have different committees, separate forms, instructions and due dates.
Please find more info about these scholarships and awards at:
• Cabrillo General Scholarships – http://cabrillo.edu/services/finaid/
• Art History Scholarships – Contact Brian Legakis at email@example.com
VISUAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIPS and AWARDS in ART STUDIO and ART PHOTOGRAPHY
The application has two parts: a Written Application and a Portfolio of 5 Artworks.
The Written Application and Portfolio have different due dates.
Tentative Dates for the 2015 Visual Arts Scholarship:
2. Portfolio of 5 Artworks: Due Friday, April 10, 2015
STEP 1. Eligibility Checklist: Review requirements first, if you qualify –
Continue to STEP 2.
STEP 2. Written Application: Complete & Submit by Wednesday,
March 25, 2015 by 5:00pm.
STEP 3. Portfolio of 5 Artworks: Complete & Submit by Friday,
April 10, 2015 between 9:00 am – 7:00 pm.
STEP 4. Portfolio Pickup: You may have someone pick it up for you if needed.
April 13, 2015 between 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.
STEP 1: Visual Arts Scholarship Eligibility Requirements Checklist
• Submission of a completed Written Application by the Due Date.
* Exceptions to 9 Unit Requirements
Not all scholarships and awards have a 9 unit requirement: There are awards in Art Photography, 3-D (Ceramics, Sculpture, 3-D Design), and Small Scale Metals/Jewelry that do not have the 9 units per academic year requirement. Applicants must still meet all other requirements listed above.
The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office (http://cabrillo.edu/services/finaid/), will disburse funds to students and all questions should be addressed to that office.
* Please make sure that your Student Account is updated with your current address in order to receive this important notification.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER (Tentative Dates - Site is under construction.)
• MARCH 6
SCHOLARSHIP SEMINAR: 12:00 - 1:00 PM in Room 2015
• MARCH 25
WRITTEN APPLICATION DUE DATE: Deliver completed application, PART I & PART II, to the VAPA Division Office, Room 1007, by 5:00 pm. No exceptions.
Send an email to the committee Chair: Susan Hoisington – firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: 2015 Scholarship Submit – Your Name
• MARCH 30 - APRIL 4: SPRING BREAK
• APRIL 10
PORTFOLIO DUE DATE: Deliver portfolio to Room 2015, 9 AM – 7 PM. No exceptions.
• APRIL 11
PORTFOLIO REVIEW: Committee reviews written applications & portfolios, and selects scholarships/awards recipients.
• APRIL 13
PORTFOLIO PICK-UP: Pick up your portfolio in Room 2015 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. No exceptions — The Visual Arts Scholarship and Awards Committee members are not responsible for portfolios left after this time.
• APRIL 20
EMAIL NOTIFICATION: An courtesy email is sent by the committee to notify each applicant of the review results of his/her portfolio.
> The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office will send official notification with all pertinent details to selected students. * Make sure that your Student Account is updated with your current address in order to receive this important notification. Please contact the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office with any questions: http://cabrillo.edu/services/finaid
• APRIL 27
RECIPIENT LIST POSTED: A list of students who receive a scholarship/award is posted at the VAPA Division Office, Room 1007. Duplicate lists may also be posted in the 2-D and 3-D areas.
• MAY - AUGUST
NOTE OF APPRECIATION: If you received notice from the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office, write a Thank You Letter as directed. Please review the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office information for details.
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