Art & Art History Scholarships

Those works of art you’ve been pouring your heart into can be valuable outside of your portfolio and your mom’s refrigerator door. The heart of an artist and a few good, representative works can get you scholarship money to fund your dream. Whether you’re a painter, printmaker, sculptor, historian, or some special kind of artist you came up with on your own, the Department of Art and Art History wants to help you make the most of your talents. What’s the state of your art? Read on.

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Bernice C. Thomas Scholar

Awards for art and art history majors from underrepresented, low-income, and minority populations

Dean’s Incoming Freshman Scholar

Two awards for incoming freshmen entering UAB with the intention of majoring in art or art history

Department of Art & Art History Incoming Freshman Scholar

Two awards for incoming freshmen entering UAB with the intention of majoring in art or art history

Department of Art & Art History Senior Scholar

One $2,000 award and one $1,000 award for seniors majoring in art or art history

Edith Frohock Scholar

One award for a junior studio art major

Ellen Takahashi Award

One award for a studio art major with an emphasis in painting

Janice Kluge/Cam Langley Scholar

One award for an art major in any concentration

John Dillon Scholar

One award for a student majoring in studio art with an emphasis in printmaking

John Schnorrenberg Scholar

One award for an art history major

Klaus Urban Scholar

One award for a graduate student in art history

Marie Weaver/Steve Harvey Scholar

One award for a junior studio art major with an emphasis in graphic design


For more information visit the Department of Art & Art History.