Scholarships & Opportunities

Performance-based scholarships at Emory & Henry College for incoming Art Majors.

Scholarships are open to incoming freshmen and transfer students and are based on an application, portfolio review, and interview.

Art Department Scholarship

The portfolio should contain your best work; reflect a range of abilities, interests, and concepts, demonstrate skill in a variety of media, and show your ability to draw from real objects.

Once you receive the scholarship you are eligible to keep it for four years providing you meet the following expectations:

  • Maintain a 3.5 departmental GPA and an overall 3.0 GPA
  • Enroll in and complete ART 111, 112, 151 in your first year
  • Enroll in and complete ART 255, 210, 221, 222 in your second year
  • Enroll in and complete A1 upper level/300 or high ART class
  • Participate in 1 Departmentally Sponsored Exhibition
  • Apply for 1 (at least) external exhibition

Blue & Gold Juried High School Art Competition

You can also compete for a scholarship by submitting your Artwork to our Second Annual Blue & Gold Juried High School Art Competition. The annual juried competition is open to high school Juniors and Seniors living within a 200-mile radius of Emory & Henry College.

Three outstanding students will receive an award of a scholarship pending their acceptance to Emory & Henry College. Submit artwork for the Blue & Gold Juried High School Art Competition. 

Deadline for submissions: Friday, December 7, 2018
Art Exhibition Opening Ceremony: Saturday, February 2, 2019

Apply for the Blue & Gold Juried High School Art Competition