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Scholarship(s) Details

Scholarship Name:Lester K. Smith Endowed Creative Art Scholarship Fund
Award:Variable amount
Criteria:
Gender:Male only, Female only, Not Listed, Prefer Not to Indicate
Class Standing:Junior, Senior, Upper-Level Undergraduate, Graduate Student
NIU GPA:3
Ethnicity: African American, Asian American, Caucasian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, Other, Prefer Not to Indicate
Academic Area:Art
Other Interests: Northern Star, Athletics, Study Abroad, Scholarships for Students with Disabilities, Greek Life Scholarships, Student Involvement & Leadership Development, Childcare, Marching Band, LGBTQA, Gender & Sexuality, None, ROTC
Other Criteria:Available to junior or senior undergraduate or graduate students in art who intend to pursue a career in an Art-related field

Must have passed sophomore review in their areao of specialization

Minimum of 3.0 GPA in courses in art

Portfolio of five pieces or original work

Names of three references two of which must be School of Art faculty who know the applicant and have knowledge of the applicant's work
Application URL:http://art.niu.edu/Prospective-Students/Scholarships.html
Application Deadline(s):Not specified
Contact Information:School of Art
216 Art Building
(815)753-7856