Opportunity Details

IOWA SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE ARTS

Application Deadline: February 1st, annually
IOWA SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE ARTS

The Iowa Scholarship for the Arts supports the development of outstanding high school seniors who excel in the arts and are enrolled in accredited educational programs leading to careers in the arts.

Amount of Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Application Deadline: February 1st
Number of Awards: up to 5 each year
Duration of Award: 1 year

Applicants must meet all of the following in order to be eligible for this scholarship:

  • Be an Iowa resident who will graduate from an Iowa high school during the school year
  • Show proven artistic ability in at least one of these arts areas: dance, literature, music, theatre, folk/traditional arts, and visual arts
  • Be accepted as a full-time undergraduate student at a fully-accredited Iowa college or university with a major in one or more of the areas listed above

Not Eligible: Iowa Arts Council board or staff, or a member of their immediate family or dependent children.

Application Deadline: February 1
Contact Information:
Iowa Arts Council
600 E Locust
Des Moines, IA 50319-0290
Phone: (515) 281-6412
Fax: (515) 242-6498
Email: Sarah Ekstrand (Sarah.Ekstrand@iowa.gov )
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