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American Architectural Foundation and Sir John Soane's Museum Foundation Traveling Fellowship
Sponsor: The American Institute of Architects
1735 New York Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006-5292
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in graduate programs focusing on the history of art, architecture, decorative arts or interior design.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.aia.org/

Arts Council of Gibson County Scholarship
Sponsor: Gibson County Community Foundation
127 North Hart Street
Princeton, IN 47670
Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and planning to pursue a degree in the areas of art, drama or music.

Amount: $750
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gibsoncountyfoundation.org

ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards
Sponsor: ASCAP Foundation
One Lincoln Plaza
New York, NY 10023
Eligibility: Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ascapfoundation.org

Associate's Degree Scholarship in Art and Design
Sponsor: Learn.org
156 E. Dana Street
Mountain View, CA 94041
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time during the academic year in which the award is granted. Selection is primarily based on academic achievement, extracurricular involvement and employment history.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://learn.org/

AWAF Scholarships
Sponsor: Association for Women in Architecture Foundation
1315 Storm Parkway
Torrance, CA 90501
Eligibility: Applicants must be female residents of California or attend a California school and must be enrolled in one of the following majors: architecture, landscape architecture, urban and/or land planning, interior design or environmental design. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 18 units in their major by the application due date. The award is based on grades, personal statement, financial need, recommendations and submitted materials.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 22
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://awaplusd.org/foundation/

Barry Martin Brown Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Coastal Bend Community Foundation
600 Leopard Street, Suite 1716
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior in Nueces County or current college student with permanent residence in Nueces County. Preference is given to students majoring in ceramics.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cbcfoundation.org

Beth Helrigel Wester Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Barry Community Foundation
231 S. Broadway
Hastings, MI 49058
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. If there are no qualified applicants pursuing an art or music degree, then business majors may be considered. Students must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher. Selection is based on extracurricular involvement and work experience.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.barrycf.org

Bill Gove Scholarship
Sponsor: National Speakers Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee
1500 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 19
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org

Cavett Robert Scholarship
Sponsor: National Speakers Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee
1500 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students majoring or minoring in speech. Selection is based on application, essay, recommendation and college transcript.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: May 19
How to apply: Applications are available online or by written request.
Website: http://www.nsaspeaker.org

Community Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate accomplishment, motivation, initiative, vision and intention to work in Hawaii and major in the arts, architecture, education, humanities or social science.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: To apply, register online, complete the online application and select the scholarships to which you wish to apply. In addition, mail the supporting materials: printed confirmation page from the online application, personal statement, copy of Student Aid Report (SAR) available at www.fafsa.ed.gov and official transcript.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

David G. Robinson Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Southwest Florida Community Foundation
8771 College Parkway
Building 2
Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate diligence, leadership, community service experience, strong moral character and financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores, a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining their educational goals and aspirations.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.floridacommunity.com

Davidson Fellows Scholarships
Sponsor: Davidson Institute for Talent Development
9665 Gateway Drive
Suite B
Reno, NV 89521
Eligibility: Applicants must be under the age of 18 and be able to attend the awards reception in Washington, DC. In addition to the monetary award, the institute will pay for travel and lodging expenses. Three nominator forms, three copies of a 15-minute DVD and additional materials are required.

Amount: $10,000-$50,000
Deadline: February 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.davidsongifted.org/

Ellen Sheppard Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Southwest Florida Community Foundation
8771 College Parkway
Building 2
Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores, a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining their educational goals and aspirations. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required. Preference will be given to students in their first year of college.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.floridacommunity.com

Eugene Bennett Scholarship for the Visual Arts
Sponsor: Oregon Office of Student Access and Completion
1500 Valley River Drive
Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401
Eligibility: Applicants must have a grade point average of at least 2.75 and be enrolling or enrolled at a public or nonprofit college. Students must complete the FAFSA. Applicants who are chosen as semifinalists must have 5-8 original pieces of artwork to bring to their selection interview, but these should not be included with the application packet. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application, with financial need taken into account.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://oregonstudentaid.gov/scholarships.aspx

Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts
Robert A. Schilling
4702 Graceland Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46208-3504
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time music students pursuing a career in sacred music who are either entering freshmen or already enrolled in an accredited college, university or school of theology or pursuing an academic education in worship; be members of the United Methodist Church or be employed in the United Methodist Church for at least a year before applying and show Christian character and participation in Christian activities. Students must also demonstrate musical or other artistic talent and leadership potential. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, personal statements and three reference letters.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.umfellowship.org

Flora De Mayo Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation Sonoma County
120 Stony Point Road
Ste. 220
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Eligibility: Applicants must submit a portfolio and a letter of recommendation. Students must demonstrate a passion and aptitude for their field of study in addition to a commitment to their community. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.sonomacf.org

George E. Judd Scholarship
Sponsor: Southwest Florida Community Foundation
8771 College Parkway
Building 2
Suite 201
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, SAT and/or ACT scores, grade transcripts, a letter of recommendation and an essay explaining their educational goals and aspirations.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.floridacommunity.com

Henry Luce Foundation/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art
Sponsor: American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS)
633 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017-6795
Eligibility: Applicants must be Ph.D. candidates in an art history department in the U.S. who are working on dissertations about American visual arts history. All the Ph.D. requirements should be met except the dissertation before taking the fellowship. Applicants should submit an application, a proposal, a bibliography, illustrations (optional), a publications list (optional), three reference letters and an official transcript of graduate record. The fellowship lasts for a year.

Amount: $30,000 plus up to $4,000 travel allowance
Deadline: October 26
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.acls.org/

IFEC Scholarships Award
Sponsor: International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC)
P.O. Box 491
Hyde Park, NY 12538
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary, degree-granting educational institution and must demonstrate training, skill and interest in the foodservice industry and communication arts. Eligible majors from foodservice and communications areas include culinary arts, hotel/restaurant/hospitality management, dietetics, nutrition, food science/technology, journalism, public relations, mass communication, English, broadcast journalism, marketing, photography, graphic arts and related studies.

Amount: $1,500-$4,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ifeconline.com

Iowa Scholarship for the Arts
Sponsor: Iowa Arts Council
600 E. Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319-0290
Eligibility: Applicants must be Iowa residents and graduating high school seniors and show proven artistic ability in dance, literature, music, theatre, traditional arts or visual arts. Students must be accepted full-time to an accredited Iowa college or university and must major in one of the aforementioned areas.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 2
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two letters of recommendation and an essay are required.
Website: https://iowaculture.gov/arts

Japanese American Citizens League Creative and Performing Arts Awards
Sponsor: Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)
1765 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Eligibility: Applicants must be National JACL members and must be attending a college, university, trade school, business school or any other institution of higher learning. A personal statement, letter of recommendation, academic performance, work experience and community involvement are considered. Professional artists are not allowed.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1 (high school seniors); April 1 (all other levels)
How to apply: Applications are available online or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Website: http://www.jacl.org

Jay Franke Scholarship
Sponsor: Diabetes Scholars Foundation
310 Busse Highway, #256
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Eligibility: Applicant must be a high school senior with Type 1 diabetes who is seeking higher education at an accredited four-year college, university, technical, or trade school and intends to pursue an arts degree (music, theatre, dance).

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Application available online.
Website: http://www.diabetesscholars.org/college-scholarship/

Jennifer Strietlemeier Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
538 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Bartholomew County who are interested in studying visual arts and can provide five examples of their independent work that are not classroom assignments and are properly labeled. Students must deliver original artwork to the Heritage Fund office and provide a recommendation from someone who is in the visual arts community and not related to the applicant. Selection us based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 16
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.heritagefundbc.org

Leslie B. Durst Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Southwest Washington
610 Esther Street
Suite 201
Vancouver, WA 98660
Eligibility: Applicants must intend on enrolling full-time at an accredited educational institution to pursue a degree in fine arts, literary arts, moving image arts, music, dance or theater. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.cfsww.org/

Modern Abstract Decor Scholarship
Sponsor: ModernAbstractDecor.com
3602 Eastern Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45226
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled or intend on enrolling in a college arts program. Students must submit a plan to turn their artistic pursuits into a profitable business. Selection is based on the overall strength of the submission.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.modernabstractdecor.com

Optimist International Oratorical Contest
Sponsor: Optimist International
4494 Lindell Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63108
Eligibility: Applicants must be students in the U.S., Canada or Caribbean under the age of 16 as of December 31st of the entry year. Selection is based on an oratorical contest.

Amount: $1,000-$2,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Contact your local Optimist Club.
Website: http://www.optimist.org

Orange County Centennial Arts Scholarship
Sponsor: Orange County Community Foundation
4041 MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 510
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Eligibility: Applicants must have attended an Orange County high school for a minimum of three years. Students must intend on enrolling full-time at an accredited educational institution. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of leadership potential, community service and achievement in the arts.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.oc-cf.org

Playwright Discovery Award
Sponsor: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20566
Eligibility: Applicants must be students in grades 6-12. Applicants are to create an original one-act script of less than 40 pages that documents the experience of living with a disability. Applicants themselves need not be disabled, but the script must address the issue. Selected scripts will be performed for middle school, high school and adult audiences. First and second place winners will have their plays performed at the JFK Performing Arts Center.

Amount: Up to $750
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://education.kennedy-center.org/education/vsa/

Preble Family Scholarship
Sponsor: Henry County Community Foundation
700 South Memorial Drive
P.O. Box 6006
New Castle, IN 47362
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or graduates of a Henry County high school with preference given to those from New Castle High School. Students must have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in music studies, arts, education or theater at any college or university with preference given to music majors.

Amount: $500-$999
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.henrycountycf.org

Psi Iota Xi Omega Chapter Malpas Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Boone County
102 N. Lebanon Street, Suite 200
Lebanon, IN 46052
Eligibility: Applicants must be a resident of Boone County, Indiana and rank in the top 30% of their graduating class. Students must have a 2.5 GPA or above. Applicants must major in art, literature, music or speech and hearing.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 9
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.communityfoundationbc.org/scholarships/

Terry Copple Fund
Sponsor: Blue Mountain Community Foundation
22 E. Poplar Street
Ste. 206
P.O. Box 603
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least average grades and demonstrate financial need. Students must submit a statement of interests, employment and community service in addition to the FAFSA and their academic transcript. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 6
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.bluemountainfoundation.org

The Janet Gates Peckham Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Concord Carlisle Scholarship Fund
34 Walden Street
Unit 217
Concord, MA 01742
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or high school graduates. Students must be current or past residents of Concord or Carlisle or have attended school in one of these towns. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1 (College Applicants); May 1 (High School Seniors)
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.thescholarshipfundofcc.org/

Vivian Klemz Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Ventura County Community Foundation
4001 Mission Oaks Boulevard
Camarillo, CA 93012
Eligibility: Students must by at least a sophomore in an arts program at an accredited four-year college, university or art institution or enrolled in a graduate-level arts program.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 29
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.vccf.org

Walter Blackburn Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Central Indiana Community Foundation
615 North Alabama Street
Suite 119
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1498
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Marion County who plan to obtain a degree in architecture, construction management, design, fine art or performing arts and demonstrate financial need. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is based on the strength of the overall application.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cicf.org

Wisconsin Dells Art Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors who will be attending an accredited college, university or technical school to pursue a degree in art or music. Preference may be given to students who demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Youth Free Expression Network Film Contest
Sponsor: National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC)
19 Fulton Street
Suite 407
New York, NY 10038
Eligibility: Students must be 19 years or younger. Films must be four minutes or less in a variety of genres including documentary, music video and experimental. Top three winners receive cash stipends.

Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://ncac.org