Art Scholarships for Freshmen and Transfer Students
Fine Arts Grants-in-Aid
$20,000 awarded annually to one or more fine arts majors in recognition of demonstrated ability as well as academic achievement and financial need. This award requires active participation in a program stipulated by the Fine Arts Department. The award is renewable upon the recommendation of the Department Chairman if the student also maintains a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 and continues to demonstrate financial need.
- Students must meet the regular college entrance requirements.
- Students must submit an art portfolio to the Art Department,
- Make an appointment for your portfolio review by calling the Fine Arts Department, (516) 463-5474.
A minimum of 10 works is required. Artworks should be selected from at least three of the following areas: painting, drawing, graphics, photography, design, new media, commercial art, sculpture, ceramics and crafts. Slides or CD of three-dimensional work are acceptable.
Judging of the Portfolio
Art faculty will review the portfolios. Portfolios will be judged on quality, originality, creativity, technical competence and presentation.