This scholarship is for college students from the New York City metropolitan area who have a demonstrated interest in Graphic Communications/Graphic Arts and plan to major in a discipline leading to a career in the field. Applicants must be from one of the five boroughs of New York City; the New York counties of Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, or Rockland; or the New Jersey counties of Bergen, Essex, or Union. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit a one-page double-spaced statement discussing their interest in graphic communications and why they should be considered for a scholarship. Applicants must also submit a portfolio in their area of expertise (e.g., design and production, illustration, layout, photography, video, web design, typography, etc.). Applicants must include a minimum of five pieces of art/design work showing a range of talent and style. Only prints, CDs, or DVDs will be accepted.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.