Scholarship Opportunities

James Van Vleck Endowed Scholarship

Established in 2002, this gift provides scholarships entering freshman majoring in liberal arts in the College of Arts and Sciences who wish to participate in a study abroad program. This endowment is part of the College of Arts and Sciences Endowed Scholarship/Fellowship Fund.

James Van Vleck Promising Future Scholarship

Established in 2005, this gift provides scholarships for students majoring in art history, ceramics and sculpture, graphic design, multimedia, painting, drawing or photography in the College of Arts and Sciences. Eligible students must present at a regional or national conference or have a UNF approved study-abroad trip scheduled to be completed prior to graduation.

 

Paul E. Ladnier Scholarship

The Paul E. Ladnier Scholarship was established in honor of Professor Paul E. Ladnier, UNF Associate Professor Emeritus of Painting and Drawing, upon his retirement in spring, 2010. The scholarship provides assistance to University of North Florida students majoring in painting and drawing.

 

Lazzara Family Scholarship

Established in 2001 by Irene and Gasper Lazzara, this gift provides scholarship for students majoring in the fine and performing arts.


Hope McMath Leadership in the Arts Scholarship 

This scholarship was established in honor of Hope McMath, Executive Director of The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens, for her outstanding leadership. The scholarship provides assistance to University of North Florida art majors who would like to pursue a career in fine arts administration.

The Gray University Scholarship

This gift assists eligible students with the opportunity to participate in a funded semester of study abroad or undergraduate research.

 

Falloon Study Abroad

The College of Arts and Sciences is pleased to offer an award of $1,000.00 to a select student who will be participating in a UNF-approved study abroad program in a non-English speaking country between TBA.

 

 

2017 Friends of Art and Design Scholarship

 

The Department of Art and Design is pleased to announce six scholarships of $1,000.00 to be used for the study abroad program in Italy from May 15-June 26th, 2017. Sponsored by the Friends of Art and Design, the awards are: The Machin Scholarship for Study Abroad, the James Van Vleck Promising Future Grant, the Hope McMath Leadership in the Arts Scholarship, and the Judy and Saul Eisen Study Abroad Endowed Scholarship, and two Friends of Art and Design grants. These travel awards will add to the missions of the department and the university in our quest to increase opportunities for transformational experiences associated with study abroad. 

 

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be UNF degree seeking students in good standing registered for at least 12 hours this spring 2016 semester. Students should have at least a 3.0 average, and have reached at least sophomore status. Four of the grants are for those students who have declared a major in the Department of Art and Design. Two are available for all majors and minors. Winners of the scholarships must register for a minimum of six hours credit associated with the Italy program. 

 

 

Requirements: Complete the attached questionnaire and return it with your responses to the Department of Art and Design office, 45/2022, no later than 4 pm on Thursday, January 19th. Proofread and use spellcheck! Ask someone to read over your application.

 

Judging: Selected donors and members of the Friends of Art and Design who have made significant contributions to the arts in our community will do the judging. We hope to announce the recipients by mid February.

 

Please submit the following paperwork:

 2017 Scholarship Packet

 

Lu Ann and Doran  Weinstein Memorial Scholarship in Visual Arts Award -- 

 

Established in 2011, this gift provides scholarships that are need based grants (students must have filed a current FAFSA) for students who are major or minors in art history, photography, ceramics, painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture or any future visual arts disciplines.   

 

 

 

 

For more information or to apply for any Art & Design scholarships please e-mail artstu1@unf.edu