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CVPA Scholarship Information

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Two Swain Alumni Student Scholarships in Design and Fine Arts are available to CVPA students. To qualify, students must have completed the sophomore year with a positive review and currently be of junior standing in one of the following areas of study:

  1. Design: Graphic Design, Illustration and Photography
  2. Fine Arts:  Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture 

Apply today! Print the application, complete and deliver to: CVPA Dean’s Office, CVPA Room 301

Deadline:  Wednesday, October 31


Other CVPA Scholarships and Awards for which students are recommended by the faculty or determined for eligibility by the Office of Financial Aid:

  • Emil “Smokey” Ameen Endowment Scholarship
  • Frances Canto Art Scholarship
  • Community Education Council
  • Thomas J. Curry Scholarship
  • Karon Richardson Doherty Memorial Scholarship
  • Samuel Gamburd Memorial Art Scholarship
  • Edward K. Johnson Scholarship
  • Ronald LaMeire Memorial Scholarship
  • Margot Neugebauer Award
  • Kyle Roy Memorial Scholarship
  • Swain School of Design Alumni Scholarship
  • Cecilia Ward Scholarship
  • Henry H. Crapo Endowed Sholarship

Eligible students are also encouraged to apply to scholarships at the links provided below. These links also appear on the Financial Aid website.

General Scholarships - All Students

UMass System Presidential Scholarships

University of Massachusetts Scholarship Opportunities

Private Scholarships