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Private Scholarships

We encourage you to seek outside scholarship funding.  Below are some scholarship resources.  Additional scholarship opportunities are posted regularly on the CalArts Financial Aid Office Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CalArtsFAO.

For a list of scholarships for for students in the Arts, click here.

Below is a listing of additional scholarship resources:

Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences-Randy Pauch Scholarship Fund 

American Indian Graduate Center -  Undergraduates and Graduates

Americorps - No deadline - Undergraduates and Graduates

John Lennon Scholarship Competition

Asian and Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund

California Chafee Grant for Foster Youth - 22 years old and under

Change a Life Foundation - High School Students Only

Charterone Truefit Good Citzen Schoparship -  High School and Undergraduates

The Chopin Foundation of the U.S. Scholarship Program for Young Pianists

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute

The Ebell of Los Angeles -  L.A. County, Undergrads

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics - Undergraduates

FastWeb - scholarship database and search engine

Fred Rogers Memorial Scholarship - Graduate students

Gates Millinnium Scholarship 

Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composers Awards

Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Multiple scholarships with various deadlines

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - Undergraduates

Jay Kennedy Scholarship - - 3rd or 4th year undergrads

Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago - Undergrads

JVS Scholarship Fund -  Permanent Residents of L.A. County.

Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship 

Krylon Clear Choice Art Scholarship 

Latino College Dollars - Multiple scholarships with various deadlines

Military Commanders Scholarship Fund -Children of select military members

Music Scholarships - http://majoringinmusic.com/scholarships-for-music-majors/

Nickelodeon Animation Scholarship

Women in Animation Scholarship Fund - Animation

Ronald McDonald House Charities - various awards and deadlines

Rose Brand Scholarship - Undergraduate and Graduate - Scenic Design, Technical Direction, or Scenic Art

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search  - Multiple scholarships with various deadlines

Santa Barbara Scholarship Foundation -  Undergraduates and Graduates -  Santa Barbara County resident

SchoolSoup.com - is a scholarship search website that matches the search to your profile.

Sony Gamers in Real Life Game Design Competition -  Undergraduates - Video game art, design, animation, production, programming or visual effects

Sunkist Growers Scholarship - Undergraduates

TG's Charley Wootan Grant Program -Undergraduates and Graduates

United Negro College Fund - Multiple scholarships with various deadlines

U.S. Bank Internet $1,000 Scholarship Program - - Undergraduates

Warner Bros. Reach Scholarships - Burbank or L.A. County H.S. grad or animation student

World Studio Foundation Scholarship Program

Last edited by rbaileychen on Mar 12, 2015
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