Application for the Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships for Undergraduate & Graduate in USA – 2019/2020 Entry is now open at the Worldstudio Foundation in USA.
Scholarship recipients are selected not only for their ability and their need but also for their demonstrated commitment to giving back to the larger community through their work. Each award is paid directly to the recipient’s school and applied toward tuition.Basic opportunities are awarded in the amounts of $2,000–$3,000. One or two top awards may be given in an amount up to $5,000 at the jury’s discretion. Each award is paid directly to the recipient’s school and applied toward tuition. In addition, honorable mention prizes in the amount of $500 cash are also awarded.
Since its inception in 1995, Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships has awarded over one million dollars to over 650 minority and economically disadvantaged college students of art and design.
The Scholarships are one of the most prestigious scholarships in the world. The aim of the program is to create a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
WORLDSTUDIO AIGA SCHOLARSHIPS ELIGIBILITY
Scholars are selected on the following criteria:
- Students of the United States can apply for these endowments.
- Applicants must be citizens of the United States or possess a green card. Having DACA certification and or a Social Security number does not make you eligible.
- Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a discipline listed with the intention of pursuing that discipline as a career.
- Applicants must be matriculated (or planning to matriculate) at accredited colleges and universities in the United States for the Fall 2018/Spring 2019 academic year with the intention of maintaining full-time status for the entire year. If you do not yet know which school you will attend, put your first choice.
- Though not a requirement, minority status is a significant factor considered in jury decisions.
- Students must have at least a 2.0 GPA.
- The studentships are only awarded to those students who are in financial need. Applicants must, therefore, provide complete Financial Aid information on the program form and have the form signed by his/her Financial Aid Officer.
WORLDSTUDIO AIGA SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
- For applying, you can access the online application form with the needed documents
Application must include:
- Only applications that have been submitted (with the International Office and registered on the website of the scholarship) before April 10, 2020 will be considered.
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