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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.

Traveler's Foundation Scholarship - Tribal College Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are of American Indian or Alaskan Native descent, attend selected tribal institutions, and are residents of California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Florida, Minnesota, or Texas. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrated financial need, and must major in business, accounting, computer science, computer technology, engineering, mathematics, and/or a related field.

Total: $4000 Awards:  27
Deadline:  May 31
2019

Tzo'-Nah Fund Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who are of American Indian or Alaskan Native descent and have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher. Freshmen and sophomore applicants must attend Blackfeet Community College; junior and senior applicants must attend Salish Kootenai College.

Total: $2000 Awards:  27
Deadline:  May 31
2019

Delaware Christa McAuliffe Teacher Incentive Program

This award is available for Delaware students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program leading to teacher certification who plan to teach in a public school in Delaware. High school senior applicants must rank in the top half of their class and have a combined SAT score of 1570 or higher; undergraduate applicants must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $4800 Awards:  25
Deadline:  June 3
2019

Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship

The Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate women who submit three to five samples of original creative works. Applicants must have a minimum of one year of academic study remaining before completion of an undergraduate degree.

Total: $10000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  June 3
2019

David R. Woodling Memorial Scholarship

New Mexico graduating high school seniors or older students who have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and are studying metals technology are eligible for this award.

Total: $1000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  June 6
2019

Sessions College First-Generation Student Scholarship

This award is for international and U.S. students applying to Sessions college planning to major in graphic or web design. Applicants must be in the first generation of their family to attend college.

Total: $3000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  June 15
2019

Sessions College 24/7 Parent Scholarship

This award is for U.S. parents who apply for admission to Sessions College and are planning to major in web design or graphic design.

Total: $3000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  June 15
2019

Sessions College International Student Scholarship

This award is for international students who apply for admission to Sessions College. Applicants must be planning to major in web design or graphic design.

Total: $3000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  June 15
2019

Ocean Awareness Student Contest

This scholarship contest is available for middle school and high school students in the U.S. Applicants must submit an original work of art, poetry, prose, or film that discusses a specific aspect of ocean pollution.

Total: $1500 Awards:  28
Deadline:  June 17
2019

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