Dept. of Art & Design

Ball Hall
PO Box 70708
Johnson City, TN  37614
Contact Name: Catherine Murray, Chair
Phone Number: (423) 439-4247
Email Address: murrayc@etsu.edu

 

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Holly Adams Memorial Scholarship Endowment:

  • Rising junior; must be full-time and enrolled in 3 art classes each semester of junior year
  • Art and design major
  • Minimum GPA – 2.8
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Ruth Adams Scholarship :

  • Rising sophomore; must be full time student and enrolled in 3 art classes each semester of sophomore year
  • Art and design major
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Arrowmont Scholarship:

  • Undergraduate or graduate
  • Art major
  • Demonstrated commitment to attending summer program
  • Scholarship will help fund costs of housing and material
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline: February 1st
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Jane Dove Cox Scholarship :

  • Undergraduate
  • Art major
  • Preference given to University High School art students
  • Incoming freshmen must have letter of recommendation from high school art teacher
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Joy Fox Memorial Scholarship Endowment :

  • Incoming freshmen
  • Art major
  • Graduate of University High School
  • Minimum GPA – 2.8
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Margaret and Ruth Hays Art Scholarship Endowment :

  • Incoming freshmen
  • Studio Art major; must be enrolled in 3 art classes each semester of scholarship year
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th 
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Nelson Scholarship :

  • Rising junior or senior
  • Art major
  • Minimum GPA – 3.25
    Demonstrated financial need
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Steele-Reese Scholarship :

  • Rising sophomore or junior
  • Art student minoring in Education, or interest in teaching career 
  • Demonstrated desire and solid commitment for an in-depth summer studio art experience at Penland
  • GPA considered
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  Feb. 1st 
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Public Performance Scholarship :

  • Incoming 1st semester freshmen or 1st semester transfer
  • Full-time student (minimum of 15 credit hours)
  • Available only to students that have been accepted to ETSU
  • Out-of-state resident
  • Must take at least one Art Studio class every semester
  • Apply to:  Department of Art and Design, 121 Ball Hall
  • Application deadline:  March 15th 
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art

Lynn Elizabeth Whitehead Ceramics Scholarship :

  • Rising junior or senior, including transfer students
  • BFA major
  • Requirements prior to application include:
    • Research visit to the B. Carroll Reece Museum website:  www.etsu.edu/reece/endowment-whitehead.asp
    • Submit  a review of Lynn Whitehead's artist statement & work with application.
    • One piece from the scholarship recipient’s submissions will be selected for the permanent collection of the museum
  • Apply to:  Don Davis, Department of Art & Design 
  • Application deadline – March 15th 
  • Visit the Department of Art & Design webpage for more scholarship information:  www.etsu.edu/cas/art