Scholarships

Jeniel Harris

Harris Visual Art Scholarship - Deadline April 1, 2018
 

The Jeniel Harris Visual Art Scholarship is a need-based award for students pursuing a degree in Visual Art in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. Awards are granted based on artistic merit and given to Visual Art concentrations with financial need. Women over the age of 30 are especially encouraged to apply for this award. Typically one $1,000 award is made per year. Although not renewable, previous recipients are encouraged to reapply for the award. To qualify, students must demonstrate financial need by submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st.  Women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!   

  • To apply for the Harris Visual Art Scholarship click HERE.
  • You must also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st to be eligible. https://fafsa.ed.gov
  • For instructions on creating one single PDF file with images click HERE.
  • For more information contact Corey Drieth at cdrieth@uccs.edu.
Suzy Weinert Scholarship

Suzy Weinert Scholarship for Fine Arts - Deadline April 1, 2018


The Suzy Weinert Scholarship is a need-based award for Colorado Springs resident students pursuing a degree in Visual Art in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts and entering their junior or senior year. Awards are granted based on artistic merit and given to Visual Art concentrations with financial need. Women especially are encouraged to apply for this award. Scholarship awards range from $500-$1,000. Although not renewable, previous recipients are encouraged to reapply for the award. To qualify, students must demonstrate financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st.  Women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!   

  • To apply for the Suzy Weinert Scholarship for Fine Arts click HERE.
  • You must also complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1st to be eligible. https://fafsa.ed.gov
  • For instructions on creating one single PDF file with images click HERE.
  • For more information contact Corey Drieth at cdrieth@uccs.edu.

 

Louis Cicotello

Louis M. Cicotello Award in the Visual Arts - Deadline April 1, 2018 (for both December 2017 and May 2018 graduates)


Louis Cicotello believed that artists provide the creative foundation for the cultural vitality of a community. One award of $1,000 will be granted to a VAPA student graduating with a concentration in visual art during Academic Year 2017/2018.

  • Download a copy of the Louis M. Cicotello Award in the Visual Arts application form HERE. It is recommended that you save the application form to your computer and complete in Adobe Acrobat or Reader. 
  • The completed application PDF must be submitted to Michaela Steen at msteen2@uccs.edu by 11:59pm on April 1, 2018.
  • For instructions on creating one single PDF file with images, click HERE.
  • For more information contact Corey Drieth at cdrieth@uccs.edu.