Future Students

IPFW Department of Fine Arts Scholarship Competition

Email applications will be accepted from

October 14, 2016, through March 10, 2017.

Scholarship Day Instructions

Scholarship Application Form

Scholarship Money - Instructions to Be Eligible


To be eligible to receive a scholarship, you must be admitted to IPFW and complete the IPFW Scholarship Application online by the deadline of March 10.

Each spring semester a Scholarship Competition determines awards granted to both incoming freshmen and returning Department of Fine Arts majors. Scholarships are based upon academic achievement and evidence of artistic merit awarded by a committee of department faculty. Most scholarships are contingent upon enrollment of at least 12 credit hours per semester and a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.0.

Endowed Fine Arts Scholarships:

  • Visual Arts Endowed Scholarship
  • Steven Smith Memorial Scholarship
  • John Matthew Stein Memorial Scholarship
  • Betty Fishman Fine Arts Endowed Scholarship
  • The Motz Family Scholarship for Visual Arts

Other Fine Arts Scholarships:

  • Psi Iota Xi Visual Arts and Music Scholarship
  • (Visual Arts portion rotates each year between Fine Arts and Visual Communication and Design)

College of Visual and Performing Arts

Visual and Performing Arts awards scholarships to Fine Arts, Music, Theatre and Visual Communication and Design majors. These awards are provided from the school rather than from a specific department.

Endowed Scholarships:

  • Ione Auer Arts Scholarship
  • Waterfield Foundation Scholarship
  • Samuel S. and Bronnica W. Weinberg Scholarship Fund in Memory of Gertrude Weigler Brateman
  • Visual and Performing Arts Endowed Scholarship

Student work-study and other paid positions are also available.