Robert Redford/Milagro Initiative Scholarship: Emerging Artist

Robert Redford/Milagro Initiative Scholarship: Emerging Artist

ROBERT REDFORD/MILAGRO INITIATIVE SCHOLARSHIP: EMERGING ARTIST

Via partnership with Academy Award winner Robert Redford and the Milagro Initiative, the Emerging Artst scholarship aims to bring awareness to the environmental struggle across the globe, and to artists who use their creations for positive social change. Available in Fall only.


PROGRAMS

All programs.


ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Open to all new domestic and international students enrolling in all programs. Transfer students are eligible.
  • Candidates must submit a “creation” using the candidate’s preferred art form which expresses an appreciation for the environment or the role of art in creating positive social change. Acceptable “creations” include:
    • A written essay or poem of 500 to 2,000 words in English
    • A portfolio of visual art limited to 1-10 images
    • A 3-5 minute video/movie
    • A 1-5 minute musical piece
    • Other media as applicable to the candidate

  • In addition, you must have been admitted to the school by the scholarship deadline.


OFFER AMOUNT AND LIFESPAN

Variable depending on student need.
Renewed award will be “locked” at the amount awarded
at the time of enrollment.


STACKABILITY

This award can be combined with the Early Action award, not to exceed tuition.


HOW TO APPLY

Submit application, portfolio, essay/video, and optional creative work via SlideRoom.
Materials are then passed to Robert Redford and the
Milagro Initiative for review. Selected candidates will be notified in early March, 2016.


DEADLINE

February 3, 2017

All scholarships based on availability and subject to change.