Art Scholarships

Incoming freshmen and transfer students may submit a completed NSU Fine Arts Scholarship Application for a limited number of art scholarships. As part of your scholarship application, you're required to submit a portfolio of 10 images of your work. As a guide, see this Sample Portfolio.


Portfolio Instructions

1.    Create a PowerPoint document with 10 images of your work, labeled with title, material, dimensions, and year

2.    Save the PowerPoint as a PDF

3.    Create a Dropbox account

4.    Upload file and share with


Current NSU art students in good standing are eligible to apply for variety of scholarships administered annually by the art department. Scholarships for current students can be found on myNSU.


For more information or assistance, please contact the School of Fine Arts at 605-626-2497.

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