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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Please note: the Written Application and Portfolio have different due dates.
At a glance -
Important Dates & Application Requirements
for the 2017 Visual Arts Scholarship:
STEP 1. Eligibility Checklist: Review requirements first, if you qualify –
Continue to STEP 2.
STEP 2. Written Application: Complete & Submit by Wednesday,
March 29, 2017 - Due by 5:00 PM to the VAPA Division Office, Room 1007.
STEP 3. Portfolio of 5 Artworks: Complete & Submit by Friday,
April 7, 2017 - Due: 12 noon - 6:00 PM (subject to change) – Room VAPA 2014
STEP 4. Portfolio Pickup: Pick up your portfolio, or have someone pick it up for you if needed.
April 10, 2017 - Time: 11:30 AM - 5:50 PM (may change) – Room VAPA 2020
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 (Site is under construction.)
• MARCH 10
SCHOLARSHIP SEMINAR: 12:00 Noon - 1:00 PM in VAPA 2014.
• MARCH 20 - 25: SPRING BREAK
• MARCH 29
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 – email@example.com
Subject: 2017 Scholarship Submitted – Your Name
• APRIL 7
PORTFOLIO DUE DATE: Deliver portfolio to VAPA 2014, 12 noon - 6 PM (subject to change). No exceptions.
• APRIL 8
PORTFOLIO REVIEW: Committee reviews written applications & portfolios, and selects scholarships/awards recipients.
• APRIL 10
PORTFOLIO PICK-UP: Pick up your portfolio inVAPA 2020, 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM (subject to change). No exceptions — The Visual Arts Scholarship and Awards Committee members are not responsible for portfolios left after this time.
• APRIL 17
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 24
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 that you are a scholarship recipient, please write a Thank You Letter as directed. (Review the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office information for details.)
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