Sponsor: National Press Photographers Foundation College Photographer of the Year
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a full-time four-year college or university, provide a portfolio and demonstrate financial need. Applicants can apply to as many NPPA scholarships as desired, but only one award will be granted to each winner.
How to apply: Applications are available by written or email request.
David Rees CPOY Director, School of Journalism, The University of Missouri 106 Lee Hills Hall Columbus, MO 65211
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship $5,000
Sponsor: Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American students, have at least a 2.5 GPA and be enrolled at or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.
MSA Undergraduate Research Scholarship Up to $3,000
Sponsor: Microscopy Society of America
Eligibility: Applicants must conduct research in microscopy at their school and complete their research before graduation. Applicants must also be full-time undergraduate students and achieve junior or senior standing by the time the research work is started.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Undergraduate Research Scholarships 11130 Sunrise Valley Drive Suite 350 Reston, VA 20191
Eligibility: Applicants must be preparing for a career in fine arts which includes painting, drawing, photography and sculpture. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, recommendations, slide portfolios and a list of works.
Sponsor: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or residents, Black or a person of color and members of the NAACP. Students must be enrolled full-time or accepted to an accredited college or university in the U.S. or graduating high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the visual/performing arts field such as one of the following: film, theatre, fashion, photography, graphic design, dance, music, journalism or mass communications.