Visual Arts


  • YoungArts National Arts Competition

    Amount: Up to $10,000. About: Sponsored by YoungArts, an organization supporting young artists, the YoungArts National Arts Competition is an annual event for students who are 15-18 years old or in grades 10 through 12. Students must apply in one of the 10 approved categories to win up to $10,000 and the opportunity to be…


  • Tombow’s Create Your Best Work Art Scholarship

    Amount: $5,000. About: Tombow, a Japanese stationery company, offers a scholarship for graduating high school seniors, college freshmen, and college sophomores who are currently enrolled or accepted to a visual arts program at a U.S. university, college or art school. In order to apply, students must submit an application form along with a digital portfolio,…


  • CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

    Amount: $5,000. About: Administered by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF), the CBC Spouses Education Scholarship offers a one-time award of $5,000 each to 10 winners. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident; be African American or Black; be preparing to pursue or currently pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degree full-time at…


  • AFSA Merit Scholarship

    Amount: Up to $3,500. About: The American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) offers two merit scholarships for students whose parents or guardians are Foreign Service employees and members of the AFSA: Academic Merit Scholarship and Art Merit Scholarship. Applicants must be high school seniors and the legal dependents of a U.S. government Foreign Service employee. For…


  • NAACP x Society Awards Scholarship

    Amount: Up to $5,000. About: The NAACP x Society Awards Scholarship is one of many awards available to Black students and students of color through NAACP’s Inspire Initiatives. Each year, three awards in the amount of $5,000, $2,000, and $1,000 each are awarded to outstanding students pursuing undergraduate degrees. Applicants must be a member of…