Scholarships & Financial Aid

The University of Arizona and the College of Fine Arts offer a wide variety of scholarships and financial aid. Scholarships are both need and merit based. They are administered by both the University and Schools within the College of Fine Arts. Financial Aid is both need-based and non need-based and is administered through the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Financial Aid

The University of Arizona Office of Student Financial Aid offers several different types of need-based and non need-based financial aid, including grants, loans, and work-study options. You should check out their web site to learn more about the different types of financial aid you may be eligible for. For more information, visit the Office of Student Financial Aid website.

Scholarships

The University of Arizona offers several different types of scholarships. You should check out their web site to learn more about the different types of scholarships that are offered and the criteria for being awarded them. For more information, view the Office of Student Financial Aid’s Scholarship Information page.

The College of Fine Arts offers a variety of need-based and merit-based scholarships. Each School has special scholarships they award. For more information, please click on the appropriate School link below:

Medici Scholars Program

Medici Scholars are talented young artists and scholars who have shown remarkable ability in their area of study and who, with additional financial support, can better achieve their goals. For more information, visit our page for Medici Scholars.

Arizona Community Foundation Arts Scholars Program

The Arizona Community Foundation Arts Scholars Program provides talented student artists in Arizona with scholarship funding, registration fee waivers, academic and artistic mentoring, and opportunities for enhanced study either nationally or internationally. The scholarship is $5,000 per academic year for up to four years. The goal is to help keep Arizona’s best and brightest artistic talent within the state’s university system. Arts Scholars Program scholarships are awarded for all arts disciplines, including dance, theatre, music, and visual and media arts. Deadline to apply: March 1, 2017

For more information and directions on how to apply, click here.

To download the application form, click here.