Scholarships and Awards

Through scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study programs, the University of Southern Indiana assists qualified undergraduate students. Renewable for four years, Art Portfolio Scholarships of $500-$1,500 are awarded to eight to 12 entering freshmen art majors based on the quality of their artwork. The Bronstein Art Scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman. The four-year award grants $1,000 annually to a person with high creative potential. The Society for Arts and Humanities provides an annual $1,500 scholarship to an incoming freshman with strong skills in the arts or humanities. Elizabeth Zutt Scholarships award $5,000 to $7,000 annually to qualified students for travel expenses within the United States and abroad. Additionally, a growing number of awards are becoming available to continuing students who demonstrate academic and creative achievement within their area of study. For more information, contact the Art Department or the Student Financial Assistance Office.

Incoming Students
Freshman Portfolio Scholarship Monetary Award Joseph Uduehi
Sol and Arlene Bronstein Art Scholarship Monetary Award Joan Kempf deJong
Robert W. Carithers Scholarships Monetary Award Michael Aakhus
 
Continuing Students
Academic Achievement Award in Art Education Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Academic Achievement Award in Art History Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Academic Achievement Award in Graphic Design Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Academic Achievement Award in Illustration Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Academic Achievement Award in Interactive Media Design Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Academic Achievement Award in Studio Art Certificate Joan Kempf deJong
Graphic Design Scholarship Monetary Award Joan Kempf deJong
Hitchcock Memorial Award in Art History Monetary Award Joan Kempf deJong
Elizabeth Zutt Enrichment Scholarship Monetary Award Virginia Poston
Robert and Carole Rust Art Travel Scholarship   Joan Kempf Dejong
Annual Student Art Show Monetary Awards Art Faculty