Scholarships in Atlanta and Hong Kong

Scholarships

Scholarships in Atlanta and Hong Kong

SCAD Atlanta institutional scholarships

SCAD Atlanta scholarships may be awarded to current students enrolled at the Atlanta campus based on artistic and/or academic achievement and financial need. Many of these scholarships originated at the Atlanta College of Art and were established in memory or honor of patrons of the arts in Atlanta.

Ben Shute Scholarship

Established in memory of Ben Shute, co-founder of the Atlanta College of Art, this US $5,000 scholarship is awarded to SCAD Atlanta student who has concluded his or her junior year with a total of 135 credit hours. The recipient will be selected on the basis of excellence in representational painting, drawing or graphic design.

Binders Art Supply Scholarship Fund

This US $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time, SCAD Atlanta student majoring within the School of Fine Arts. Eligible applicants must retain a 3.5 cumulative grade point average, demonstrate financial need, and demonstrate leadership ability. This scholarship is not renewable.

Communication Arts Endowed Scholarship

This US $2,800 scholarship is awarded annually to a SCAD Atlanta student majoring within the School of Communication Arts, which includes advertising, graphic design, illustration, and sequential art. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time, have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of Spring quarter, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

Edward Ross Scholarship

Established in memory of Edward Ross, alumnus and professor of art at the Atlanta College of Art, this US $175 scholarship is awarded annually to an undergraduate SCAD Atlanta student. The recipient must be majoring in a liberal arts program and demonstrate financial need.

Film and Digital Media Endowed Scholarship

This US $2,700 scholarship is awarded annually to a SCAD Atlanta student majoring in animation, film and television, motion media design, interactive design and game development, sound design or visual effects. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time, have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of Spring quarter, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

Fred Gregory Scholarship

Established in memory of Fred Gregory, associate professor of painting at the Atlanta College of Art, this US $200 scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate SCAD Atlanta student enrolled in painting, photography, sculpture or printmaking.

Gene Arthur Allcott Scholarship I

Established in memory of Atlanta College of Art alumnus Gene Arthur Allcott, this US $4,500 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta senior majoring in painting with a grade point average of 3.0. The recipient must have completed 135 credit hours by the beginning of fall quarter.

Gene Arthur Allcott Scholarship II

Established in memory of Atlanta College of Art alumnus Gene Arthur Allcott, this US $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta junior majoring in painting with a grade point average of 3.0. Eligible applicants must have completed 90 credit hours by the beginning of fall quarter.

Gene Arthur Allcott Scholarship III

Established in memory of Atlanta College of Art alumnus Gene Arthur Allcott, this US $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta rising sophomore majoring in painting with a grade point average of 3.0. Eligible applicants must have completed 45 credit hours by the beginning of fall quarter.

Glenda Knight Keyes Prize for Outstanding Talent

Three US $5,000 scholarships are awarded annually to an undergraduate, domestic, SCAD Atlanta student majoring in painting. Eligible applicants must have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of spring quarter,maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio for review.

Guthrie Foster Scholarship

This scholarship was established in honor of Elizabeth Guthrie Foster, the first woman to head the Atlanta College of Art. This US $700 scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate SCAD Atlanta student who is majoring in a liberal arts program.

Helen Seydel Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Helen Seydel, a patron of the arts in Atlanta who was killed in the 1962 Air France crash at Orly. This US $2,200 scholarship is awarded to a SCAD Atlanta senior painting major. The recipient must have a grade point average of 2.7 and demonstrate financial need.

Hong Kong Scholarship

This US $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student currently enrolled at SCAD Hong Kong without plans of transferring locations. Eligible applicants must have completed at least 45 minimum credit hours at SCAD by the end of spring quarter, hold a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

Holder Construction Scholarship

This US $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta junior or senior with a grade point average of 3.0 and a demonstrated financial need.

James V. Carmichael Scholarship

Established in memory of James V. Carmichael, a prominent Atlanta business and civic leader, this US $200 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta undergraduate student upon recommendation of SCAD Atlanta faculty members.

Joel C. Reeves Scholarship

Established in memory of Joel C. Reeves, Atlanta artist and former dean of the Atlanta College of Art, this US $2,500 scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time SCAD Atlanta undergraduate student that excels in drawing or painting. Recipient must have a grade point average of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.

KALA

This US $3,000 scholarship, created by photographer Katie Walker and printmaker Laura Bollman, is awarded annually to a full-time, graduate student seeking a degree in printmaking from SCAD Atlanta. Eligible applicants must demonstrate leadership ability and be enrolled in a photography course or demonstrate the use of photography within printmaking portfolio.Finalists will be requested to submit a portfolio. This scholarship is renewable.

Liberal Arts Endowed Scholarship

This US $2,800 scholarship is awarded annually to a SCAD Atlanta student majoring within the School of Liberal Arts, which includes writing, arts administration and art history. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time, have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of Spring quarter, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

Perry and Lula Griffis Scholarship

This US $750 scholarship, created by Dr. Teresa Griffis, is awarded annually to a full-time, graduate student seeking a degree in writing from SCAD Atlanta. Eligible applicants must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 4.0, demonstrate leadership ability, and will have completed 15 credit hours at SCAD by the end of spring quarter. Finalists will be requested to submit a portfolio. This scholarship is renewable.

Phenomenal Focus: Award for Excellence in Photography Scholarship

Two US $600 scholarships are awarded annually to two SCAD Atlanta photography majors with a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The recipients will be selected by SCAD Atlanta photography faculty members.

School of Design Endowed Scholarship

This US $2,700 scholarship is awarded annually to a SCAD Atlanta student majoring within the School of Design, which includes interior design and fashion. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time, have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of Spring quarter, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

School of Fine Arts Endowed Scholarship

This US $2,300 scholarship is awarded annually to a SCAD Atlanta student majoring within the School of Fine Arts, which includes painting, photography, printmaking, and sculpture. Eligible applicants must be enrolled full-time, have completed 45 credit hours at SCAD by the end of Spring quarter, and demonstrate financial need. Finalists will be required to submit a portfolio.

Sue Rokfalusi Fund

This scholarship was established by professor Mark Rokfalusi and his sister, Vivian Rokfalusi, in honor of their mother, Sue. This US $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student studying advertising, graphic design or illustration enrolled at the SCAD Atlanta campus. The winning student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and demonstrate leadership ability.

Vesta Johnson Scholarship

Established in memory of Vesta Johnson by her sister Mrs. Earl Croft, this US $700 scholarship is awarded annually to an undergraduate SCAD Atlanta student based on the recommendation of SCAD Atlanta faculty.

Please note that scholarship award amounts are subject to change. The award amounts listed are only a projection and may change prior to the date that funds are actually disbursed.