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Do you always find yourself doodling on your notes? Do you find it easier to express your thoughts through paintings or drawings than words? If so, there could be money for college waiting for you! For those interested in a degree in art, there are several scholarship opportunities to help pay for college. Art majors encompass a wide range of different mediums, including painting, drawing, sculpting, photography, design, and even performing arts, such as theatre, dance, and music. Whatever you have a passion for, start your search for college money with this directory of scholarships for art majors.

Miami University (Ohio) Annual Young Sculptors Competition

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students between the ages of 25 and 35. Students must submit images of five recent paintings to be eligible for the scholarship.

Total: $10000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  June 20
2019

MyBioSource Inc. Scholarship for "S.T.E.M." Majors

This scholarship is open to international and U.S. students who are incoming or current undergraduate or graduate students. Students must intend to major in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  June 28
2019

L. Ron Hubbard's Illustrators of the Future Contest

International and U.S. students of any age are eligible to enter this art contest as long as they are amateur artists. Students must submit pieces with science fiction or fantasy themes.

Total: $5000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  June 30
2019

Dolphin Galleries Scholarship for the Visual Arts

The Dolphin Galleries Scholarship for the Visual Arts is available for students who will be enrolled in an accredited art program during the upcoming fall semester.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2019

SHPE Graduate Scholarship

This award is for graduate students enrolled full time in a degree program in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field. Students must be members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students of Hispanic descent will be given priority.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2019

SHPE Graduating High School Senior Scholarship

This award is for high school seniors who will be enrolled full time in a degree program in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field. Students must be junior members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher. Students of Hispanic descent will be given priority.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2019

Florence Young Memorial Scholarship

This award is for U.S. graduate students who are enrolled in a federally recognized American Indian or Alaska Native tribe. Students must be pursuing a degree in art, law, or medicine.

Total: $1500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 1
2019

New Mexico Teachers' Loan-For-Service

This award is for New Mexico residents who are enrolled at a public postsecondary institution in New Mexico. The student must be accepted into a teaching program or an alternative licensure teacher preparation program and must declare his/her intent to practice as a teacher in the New Mexico public school system.

Total: $4000 Awards:  33
Deadline:  July 1
2019

Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) Scholarship Award

Undergraduate and graduate U.S. and international students who are members of Upsilon Pi Epsilon are eligible for this award. Students must submit a recommendation from their UPE chapter advisor.

Total: $1500 Awards:  15
Deadline:  July 1
2019

Florida Minority Teacher Education Scholarship Program

This award is available to Florida resident undergraduate students who are enrolled as upper division undergraduates in a state-approved teacher education program at an eligible Florida institution. Students must be of African, American/Black, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American/Pacific Islander, or American Indian/Alaskan Native descent, and plan to teach in a Florida public school upon graduation.

Total: $4000 Awards:  135
Deadline:  July 1
2019

'Signal Grace' Scholarship Essay Contest

This essay contest is open to U.S. high school and college students who submit an essay on the book "Signal Grace" by T.M. Yates. Students must attend a U.S. institution, except for students residing in or attending school in Rhode Island.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  July 4
2019

Ian Parry Scholarship

This scholarship competition is open to full-time photography students or photographers who are 24 years of age or younger. Applicants must submit a photo portfolio and a proposed photo story they will shoot if a winner.

Total: $3500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 27
2019