Apply for funding throughout your time at the College

Over 60 scholarships, grants and special funding just for arts majors

Program scholarships

Art & Architectural History

Arts Management

Historic Preservation & Community Planning


Studio Art

Theatre & Dance

Special funding for arts majors 

  • THE JEAN W. JOHNSON STUDY ABROAD AWARD (arts majors who have completed at least one year, in good academic standing) 
  • THE MARION AND WAYLAND H. CATO JR. SCHOLARSHIP (arts majors with community service focus) 
  • CROSSING THE CISTERN (program to help improve academic standing through advising, mentorship, scholarship support) 
  • SOTA DEI STUDENT/FACULTY GRANT (student-faculty joint projects to advance direct outcomes in diversity/equity/inclusion)  

Collegewide funding

All applications for departmental scholarships must be completed through the Cougar Scholarship Awarding System (CSAS). While we've listed some scholarships above, you can find a complete list of all scholarships on the CSAS website

Current students can view all scholarships on The Hub, under "Cost and Aid."