Description: The $30,000 Evelyn Keedy Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to a worthy high school senior who has enrolled at one of the eligible Art Institutes schools. Evelyn Keedy, a highly respected High School Admissions Representative with The Art Institutes for many years, served in several capacities at The Art Institute of Dallas, a campus of South University, before beginning her work as an Art Institutes Representative at high schools in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. She is fondly remembered for her enthusiasm, dedication, and commitment to serving the students of The Art Institutes schools.
Eligibility: Applicants for the Evelyn Keedy Memorial Scholarship must be high school seniors graduating in 2014. Upon accepting the scholarship, the recipient must begin his or her studies in the summer or fall quarter following high school graduation. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA or higher during his or her studies at the chosen Art Institutes school; a GPA of less than 2.5 will result in a loss of scholarship.
How to Apply: To simplify the submission process, please enclose as many elements of your application as possible in one envelope and mail it to The Art Institutes. Applicants must submit the following information:
-A completed entry form indicating the school and program of study desired.
-An official high school transcript indicating current 3.0 grade point average or higher, and class rank.
-A letter of recommendation from a guidance counselor or teacher.
-A letter of recommendation from an employer, club sponsor, coach, or community service leader.
-A typed resumé stating educational background, extracurricular activities, hobbies, work experience, community involvement, and awards.
-A 200-word essay about your career choice.
Subject: Various Courses
Level: A Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree, Diploma Program or Certificate Program
Provider: The Art Institutes Creativity for Life
Accreditation: The Art Institutes is a system of over 50 schools throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. Several institutions included in The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University.
For Which Country: USA
For Whom: National
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? The value of scholarship is $ $30,000. The tuition scholarship covers academic tuition and may not be applied against fees, housing, living expenses, or program supplies and may not be transferred between affiliate schools.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: The winner will be Notified by June 9, 2014.
Deadline: May 5, 2014