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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.

Matheon Scholarship Fund

The Matheon Scholarship Fund accepts applications from current high school senior women in Dallas, Texas who plan to major in fine arts, science, or the humanities at a college or university in Texas. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.1 or higher and a combined math/verbal/writing SAT score of 1500 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  May 1
2019

Arizona Public Service Navajo Scholars Program - Undergraduate (Non-Tribal Colleges) Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who are members of the Navajo Nation tribe (any Shiprock Agency Chapter) and attend school in Arizona or New Mexico. Students must major in any STEM field and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher.

Total: $6000 Awards:  17
Deadline:  May 31
2019

Ford Motor Company Tribal College Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students of American Indian or Alaska Natives descent who have declared a major in math, science, engineering, business, teacher training, or environmental science. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and attend a tribal college; preference will be given to students enrolled at a Michigan tribal college.

Total: $3000 Awards:  27
Deadline:  May 31
2019

Hershey Company Tribal Scholarship - Non-Tribal College Students

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students of American Indian or Alaskan Native descent who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and are majoring in math, technology, science, engineering and/or business. Priority is given to students who are studying in or residents of Illinois, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia.

Total: $2500 Awards:  27
Deadline:  May 31
2019

NBC Universal Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students of American Indian or Native Alaskan descent who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must be interested in a career in media, either in front of or behind the camera; major preferences are journalism, media, broadcasting, entertainment, film, and telecom.

Total: $5250 Awards:  27
Deadline:  May 31
2019

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

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

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

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

W.D. Farr Scholarship

The W.D. Farr Scholarship is available for graduate students who are pursuing a career in the beef industry.

Total: $12000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  August 31
2019