Studio Arts Scholarship Application

    $1,500 scholarships are available to incoming freshmen and transfer students. Scholarships are in addition to merit awards and are renewable for 4 years.

    *Admission to Canisius University as a full-time student for Fall 2024.
    *Completed application.
    *Link to an online portfolio (with password, if password protected) OR Flash drive of 15 labeled (your name, size, media, date created) works in any medium created within the last two years.

    Two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors, or community and/or church leaders. One of the two letters should be from an art teacher familiar with the applicant’s work who can comment on the student’s art skills.

    After review of completed application by the scholarship committee, students will be notified by mail.

     Scholarship students must:
    *Maintain a 2.5 GPA.
    *Enter Canisius University with the intent to pursue a studio art minor.

    Materials and flash drive (if included) can be sent as an email attachment to or mailed to

    Studio Art Scholarship 2024
    Department of Communication Studies
    Canisius University
    2001 Main Street
    Buffalo, NY 14208-1098

    For more information please call the Communication Studies Office at (716) 888-2215.

    Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.