Harry S. Hefner Excellence in Art Scholarship

Nomination deadline

  • Second Friday in February 

Award amount

  • Varies
  • Multiple awards
  • Renewable, based on student performance

Eligibility criteria

  • 3.5 GPA must be maintained throughout duration of the scholarship.
  • Must be an undergraduate, art major from any area of study with preference given to art education and painting majors
  • Enrolled full time during fall and spring terms
  • Can be given to entering freshman although all students (except graduating seniors) who meet the above criteria are eligible through portfolio review.
  • One-half of the award shall be made during the fall semester and one-half during the subsequent semester.

Application process

  • Awards are selected from application portfolios or B.F.A. portfolios by faculty recommendation.

Review criteria

  • Juror or committee nomination based on academic and artistic merit.

Additional information

  • Scholar may provide contact information to donor, so that the donor may remain in contact with the student

Final report requirements

  • Art Faculty in Studio Area are required to write a letter of annual review, addressed to the Director of the Frostic School of Art.