DESIGN INSTITUTE OF SAN DIEGO BUILDING THE LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarship Provided by : Design Institute of San Diego

Scholarship Amount

$1,500 USD

Application Deadline

August 15, 2017

Description

Each semester, Design Institute will grant two one-time $1,500 scholarships. One scholarship will be awarded to an eligible entering freshman who is a first-time college student, and the other scholarship will be awarded to an eligible college transfer student entering Design Institute for the first time. These scholarships are designed to help make attendance at Design Institute of San Diego obtainable.Scholarship Guidelines: Scholarship materials and the complete admission application to Design Institute of San Diego must be received no later than August 15th (for fall semester start), December 15th (for spring semester start), or April 15th (for summer semester start). The essay must be submitted electronically to scholarships@disd.edu by the due date and the remainder of the scholarship materials should be submitted with the admission application. Up to two DISD-sponsored scholarships per semester may be awarded, one scholarship for each category. All scholarship applicants and their materials will be reviewed by a committee using a numeric scoring evaluation form. Completeness of the scholarship requirements, GPA, scholarship essay, and application materials will be considered. Each scholarship recipient will receive the same scholarship amount. Acceptance into the program and attendance at Design Institute for the semester the scholarship was awarded is required. If a student withdraws during the semester, the scholarship will be included in "other sources of aid" in the refund calculation.

Requirements
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet all the requirements of one of the categories below:Be an entering freshman without previous postsecondary education. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in high school. Prepare a 500- to 700-word essay on how they hope to use the education they receive at Design Institute of San Diego to improve their local or global community. If available, provide a portfolio of relevant art or design work for review. Submit a complete admission application to Design Institute of San Diego. The candidate's required application documents will also be evaluated and considered in awarding scholarships. Be accepted into the program and attend Design Institute for the semester the scholarship is awarded. OrBe a transfer student with previous postsecondary education. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in courses taken at a postsecondary institution. Prepare a 500- to 700-word essay on how they hope to use the education they receive at Design Institute of San Diego to improve their local or global community. If available, provide a portfolio of relevant art or design work for review. Submit a complete admission application to Design Institute of San Diego. The candidate's required application documents will also be evaluated and considered in awarding scholarships. Be accepted into the program and attend Design Institute for the semester the scholarship is awarded.
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