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Designers can help make the world a more attractive place. With their eye for beauty, designers can create striking ads, decorate extravagant rooms, and make the simplest things look gorgeous. Studying design in college can help students hone their talent and turn their creativity into a successful career, such as graphic design, interior design, fashion design, product design, and more. If you plan to improve your skills, this list of scholarships for design majors can help alleviate the stress of paying for college.

Magnolia DX Association Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. and international students who are licensed radio amateurs (technician class or higher) and reside in Mississippi or the ARRL Delta Division (AR, LA, TN). Students must attend a postsecondary institution in Mississippi. Preference will be given to graduating high school seniors.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Wayne Nelson, KB4UT, Memorial Scholarship

The Wayne Nelson, KB4UT, Memorial Scholarship is provided to U.S. students who are licensed radio amateurs and reside in central Florida (Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake, Volusia, Brevard, and Polk counties); second preference will go to Florida residents. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher from the previous high school or undergraduate year.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

HCF Community Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is available for Hawaii undergraduate and graduate students who have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1508 Awards:  61
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Charline E. McCue Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate and graduate students who are majoring in culinary arts, dance, music, fashion design, theater, or writing. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Dorothy Dyer Vanek Endowment Scholarship

This award is for U.S. and international high school seniors and undergraduate/graduate students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. The student must be majoring in architecture or interior design.

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 1
2019

BHD Endowed Scholarship Fund for Teachers

This award is available for permanent residents of Maryland with an interest in a teaching career. Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in the liberal arts, sciences or mathematics and be pursuing a master's degree in education.

Total: $2500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  February 2
2019

James M. and Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in the arts/sciences, human services, music, or ministry. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to applicants from Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas, and Tennessee.

Total: $2000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  February 15
2019

Alfred T. Granger Student Art Fund Scholarship

This award is available to Vermont undergraduate and graduate students who are seeking a degree in architecture, interior design, studio art, architectural engineering, mechanical drawing, or lighting design. Students must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need.

Total: $5000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  February 15
2019

John and Ruth Maciag Scholarship

This scholarship is open to Vermont high school seniors who seek education or training in architecture, architectural engineering, computer graphics and animation, fine arts, interior design, studio art, or a related field. Students must demonstrate financial need and education/work ethic.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 15
2019

Senator James M. Jeffords Endowed Scholarship to Honor Marian Hausman Jeffords

This award is available to high school seniors who reside in Rutland County, Vermont, or attend a Rutland County high school. Students must be seeking a degree in the arts, including (but not limited to) music, visual arts, dance, or theater; students must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need.

Total: $1500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 15
2019

Vermont Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences Scholarship

This scholarship is available for Vermont undergraduate and graduate students who are seeking a degree in a field related to family and consumer sciences. Students must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need.

Total: $750 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 15
2019

Karolyn King Carter Scholarship

This scholarship is available for graduating seniors in Greene County, TN and Greenville High School in Greenville, TN. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must plan to major in fine art, commercial design, or digital media.

Total: $2400 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 15
2019