WOU Art Department Scholarships
The Art Department currently offers four scholarship opportunities:
The Portfolio Review Scholarship is a competitive scholarship open to all incoming freshmen and transfer students. Each year, several thousand dollars are awarded in tuition waivers to eligible applicants. The incoming freshman scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years and the transfer student scholarship can be renewed for up to 2 years. This scholarship requires recipients to be full- time Art or Visual Communication Design majors who maintain a B average in their major. To be considered, applicants must register for Portfolio Day and bring a sampling of their artwork for review. This can include 2-D, 3-D, digital, and graphic design pieces. As many as 4 scholarships have been awarded in previous years. For additional information, please contact the WOU Art Department at 503-838-8340. Click here to download the application form. (You may print the form and mail it in, or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Returning Art Student Scholarship is a competitive scholarship open to all returning art students at WOU. Students present an application form, portfolio of their artwork and an artist statement for review in the spring term of the academic year. Application forms can be found on the WOU Art Department webpages and in the Art Department office at the beginning of spring term. The scholarship is a non-renewable tuition waiver. The application for Returning Art Student Scholarships (including the Cannon Painting and Stone Ceramic scholarships) is now online. Click here to apply.
The Dan and Gail Cannon Painting Scholarship is annually awarded to painting students who show promise in their work. Students who wish to be considered for this scholarship should submit their work to the Returning Art Student Scholarship rreview. This award is non-renewable.
The Peter and Gwen Stone Ceramic Scholarship is also an annually awarded scholarship for students who show promise in ceramics. Students who wish to be considered for this scholarship should submit their work to the Returning Art Student Scholarship review. This award is non-renewable.
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