Art Fund

Awarded to an Art Major Student with Senior Standing in the Art department at CI. Must show financial need. Committee review of: an artist statement explaining their work as well as a portfolio for a studio art major; physical portfolio for a painting, drawing, graphic design, ceramics, photography or sculpture student; a reel submitted on DVD for media based students; a major paper on a subject in their field of interest for an art history student. An artist statement explaining their work would also have to be included with the “portfolio”.
Minimum GPA of 3.25 required.
Open to Undergraduate Senior students only.
Must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units each semester.
Must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident or an eligible AB540 student.
Must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application (CADAA) on file for the upcoming academic year.
All students must complete the scholarship application by the deadline.
Portfolio and Artist Statement can be submitted to Armando Zavala via email at armando.zavala238@csuci.edu or dropped off to the Financial Aid & Scholarship office in Sage Hall.

Award
$1,500
Deadline
05/01/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. I understand that I must submit a portfolio for a studio art major; physical portfolio for a painting, drawing, graphic design, ceramics, photography or sculpture student; a reel submitted on DVD for media based students; a major paper on a subject in their field of interest for an art history student. An artist statement explaining their work would also have to be submitted with the "portfolio" to the Financial Aid & Scholarship Office by the May 1st deadline. I also acknowledge that submitting my portfolio by the March 2nd Priority Deadline maximizes my chances of being selected..