Department of Art & Art History

How to Apply for Scholarships and Awards

The Department of Art and Art History, California State University, Chico, scholarship competition takes place during the spring semester each academic year. Scholarships are awarded during the spring for implementation the following academic year. 

How to Apply

There are two steps in the application process:

  1. Fill out the University Scholarship Application. The 2018-19 scholarship application will open Jan. 2nd and close Feb. 26th. ***Please Note: You MUST apply to the University Scholarship if you want to apply to the Art Dept. Scholarship.***
  2. Fill out the Art Department Scholarship Application. Please click on the appropriate link (right) for instructions and a check list for your area of emphasis. Art Department scholarship applications and materials are due into the Art Dept office, Ayres Hall 107, on Feb 26th, 4:30pm. If you are applying to the scholarship and have an emphasis in Art Education, please use the Application Instructions for Art Studio. 

General Information

Selection criteria for these awards are based upon scholarship, quality, merit, and with some scholarships, financial need. Awards are announced by mail.

The scholarship competition is open to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled declared art majors, OR entering freshmen who declare an art major.