The Frederic Whitaker & Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Foundation Scholarship Fund
Art students entering today's professional art and museum world are expected to have rigorous training and a diverse educational background. The Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitaker Scholarship Program was established in 2014 to assist art students whose undergraduate degree includes an emphasis on watercolor or art history/museum studies, in meeting those demands.
Over the course of the application process, students will demonstrate their knowledge of Frederic Whitaker and Eileen Monaghan Whitakerâs paintings and history, by submitting a short essay or the applicant's own watercolor paintings. Upon evaluation, scholarships will be awarded for the upcoming fa semester.Three scholarships are offered:Two (2) $2,000 Bachelor of Fine Art Scholarships (watercolor emphasis)One (1) $2,000 Bachelor of Art in Art History or Museum StudiesEligibility:-Must be an undergraduate student at a national accredited degree granting institution working towards a Bachelor's degree in Fine Art, Art History, or Museum Studies-Must be a student in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants will be required to submit an official transcript should they be selected for the scholarship-Must be an American Citizen (with an American passport) or a legal resident (with a green card) of the United States Scholarship finalists will be asked to submit their social security numbers-Must be 18 years or older at the time of entryFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $2,000
Essay required: Yes