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Students enrolled in School of Art graduate programs are automatically considered for scholarship funds. Students enrolled in undergraduate discipline-specific block programs are automatically considered for scholarship funds.

To be eligible for a School of Art scholarship, students must meet and maintain the following general criteria:

Hours required to receive/maintain scholarship:

  • Studio Undergraduates: 9 hours for students in upper level studio blocks
  • Art History Undergraduates: 12 hours
  • Studio & Art History Graduates: 9 hours

Semester GPA required to receive/maintain scholarship:

  • Studio Undergraduate: 2.5
  • Art History Undergraduate: 3.0 cumulative & 3.5 Art History
  • Studio & Art History Graduates: 3.0

Other Criteria:

  • Recipient must be a declared art or art history major at the University of Houston, and must be making appropriate progress toward a degree in art or art history.
  • Studio recipients must exhibit exceptional skills in artistic merit as determined by the School of Art Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient must be a full-time student in good standing at the University of Houston.
  • Scholarship recipient may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with an art scholarship.

Funds for School of Art scholarships may be awarded from the following generously donated endowments:

Art Bunker Scholarship
Art Flaxman Endowded Scholarship
Art Graduate Endowed Fellowship
Blaffer Art Scholarship
Blain Endowded Scholarship
Choate Memorial and M Palmer Endowment
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts Fellowship
Graphic Communications Scholarship
General Scholarships
Guenther Scholarship
Hohlt-Wich Scholarship
Nancy Luton Scholarship Endowment
Swails Endowed Scholarship
Val Link Endowded Scholarship