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Art Scholarship Application

 

The application is due January 18, 2020

Steps to apply for an Art Scholarship and schedule your interview

 
1)Complete and submit the CSB/SJU Art Scholarship Form below.
2)Have an art teacher or instructor complete the Art, Music and Theater Recommendation Form.
3)Prepare an art portfolio of your work to be reviewed at your interview. See guidelines below. 


 Interview Process

  • Once you have complete the above steps, the date and time of your interview will be confirmed by email.
  • Interviews will be one-on-one with a member of our art faculty and can either be done online (FaceTime, Skype, etc.) or in-person while visiting CSB/SJU. 
  • In-person interviews can be scheduled as part of a campus visit prior to January 18 of your senior year, or at our Fine Arts Scholarship Day on January 18.
  • Prior to the online or on-campus interview, you must provide a flash drive or CD containing 10-15 images for a PowerPoint presentation of your work to review and be prepared to discuss the work presented, as well as how you will be involved in the art department.
  • Your interview must be completed by January 18 of your senior year. Applicants will not be considered for the scholarship until the interview is complete. 
Time Line Recap
  • Once you have submitted the CSB/SJU Art Application and recommendation form, the date and time of your interview will be confirmed by email. 
  • A flash drive or CD of your work must be submitted to the CSB/SJU Art Department prior to your interview.
  • Scholarship decisions are mailed two weeks post interview.
  • January 18 - Deadline to submit the Art Application and recommendation form found at the top of this page
  • January 18– Fine Arts Scholarship Day at CSB/SJU. Fine arts scholarship Interviews and tours will be available.

Compliance Requirements
  • $2,000 and below Award Recipients: Each academic year students are required to take a 4-credit art course offered by the CSB/SJU Art Department.  Two 2-credit courses may count, but these are not offered regularly in the Art Department.
  • Above $2,000 Award Recipients: Each semester students are required to take a 4-credit art course offered by the CSB/SJU Art Department. Two-credit courses may count to add to the total of 4 credits required per semester, but these are not offered regularly in the Art Department.


Please note

  • Students can be considered for Art, Music and Theater Scholarships at the start of their junior year through January 18 of their senior year. 
  • This application is to be completed by students who plan a continued involvement in art.
  • Students do not need to major in art to be considered for an Art Scholarship.
  • Current CSB/SJU students are not eligible to apply for Fine Arts Scholarships.
  • Students must comply with the Art Scholarship requirements in order to maintain the Art Scholarship for four years at CSB/SJU.
  • Students may apply for more than one Fine Arts Scholarship; however, if they are awarded more than one, they may accept only one of them.
  • To learn more about the Art Department, visit www.csbsju.edu/art.

Contact

Simon-Hoa Phan
sphan@csbsju.edu
CSB/SJU Art Department
37 S. College Ave.,
St. Joseph, MN  56374
(320) 363-3829

 

 

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Interview
The interview process will take approximately one hour. Interviews can be conducted online (FaceTime, Skype, etc.). Or, if you plan to be on campus for a visit prior to January 15, an interview can be arranged in person. Please indicate if you choose to interview online or in person below. If you have any questions please contact Simon-Hoa Phan at 320-363-3829 or sphan@csbsju.edu.