Art Scholarship

$500-$2,000 annually ($2,000-$8,000 over four years)

Gustavus Adolphus College and the Department of Art and Art History is committed to the liberal arts ideals and the Art Scholarship rewards talent in the visual arts, commitment to the field, and the potential for continued growth. Students do not need to major or minor within the department to qualify for or maintain the scholarship.

To Apply:
  1. Submit an Application for Admission to Gustavus Adolphus College
  2. Complete the Gustavus Art Scholarship application, including all supporting materials:
  • Essay addressing background, activities, intent, goals
  • 3-5 pieces of work (PDF version, uploaded on application page)
  • On Campus Interview and Community Critique
To Maintain:

Renewal of the scholarship requires taking one course per year in the department of Art and Art History and maintaining a 3.0 in those courses.

Deadlines:

November 1, 2018 for Early Action Applicants. All supporting material must be included with submission by this deadline. Scholarship finalists will be invited to campus for a portfolio review with art faculty and students on November 17, 2018. 

January 4, 2019 for Rolling Admission Applicants. All supporting material must be included with submission by this deadline. Scholarship finalists will be invited to campus for a portfolio review with art faculty and students on February 23, 2019