Art Dept Scholarship Application
Public university in the Midwest for 18 years running (U.S. News & World Report)
Digital portfolios only (website portfolio, CD or DVD - will not be returned) - NO SLIDES
Portfolios must contain one work demonstrating the use of color, and one still life from life (not copied from a photograph). Six examples maximum. CD/DVD submission parameters: Save electronic files as .jpg’s at an approximate physical size of 5 inches (360 pixels) by 7 inches (504 pixels) at 72 ppi resolution - Maximum image quality - no jpg compression. Include a readme.txt file with a list and description of the six examples.
Example: Name, Title, Media and Dimension of work. Submit electronic files on a CD/DVD labeled with your name. CD/DVD submissions will not be returned.
Candidates anticipating a major in Art History may present a portfolio containing examples of research and writing skills. A writing portfolio should consist of not more than three (3) essays, one of which must represent related writing in art. Portfolios of writing may also be supplemented by three electronic image files (jpg’s - same specs as above) of studio work. Submit hard copy printouts of essays and include essays in Word (.doc) format, along with optional .jpg image files on a CD.
Application deadline and timeline
February 6, 2015 - submission applications
February 17, 2015 - review of applications
March 18, 2015 - official announcement of scholarship awards
June 1, 2015 - confirmation of acceptance of scholarship