Mar 29

Scholarships for Continuing Students

Deree students may qualify for private scholarships funded by generous donors to the College (endowed and expendable scholarships) as well as from the College’s own resources (College scholarships).

Eligibility for these scholarships is based on donor-specific criteria (e.g. geographical origin, academic interest and/or performance, co-curricular activities, etc.) and other criteria set by the College. Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the College and the Financial Assistance and Planning Office. Students who meet the eligibility requirements of a particular fund are not automatically entitled to a scholarship. Please note that scholarshipf terms, eligibility requirements and availability are subject to change.


ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS


Need Based

N. Demos Foundation Scholarship (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, 100% tuition reduction
Open to continuing students only

Intent of the Award

This endowment scholarship was established with a grant from the N. Demos Foundation, Inc. in 2000. Founded by the late Greek-American philanthropist Nicholas Demos, this Chicago-based foundation supports a range of social, cultural and educational activities in Greece. The American College of Greece has benefited from the N. Demos Foundation’s philanthropy for over 20 years.

Extent of the Award

The N. Demos Foundation Scholarship provides 100% tuition reduction and is given for one academic year to a matriculated student at the College. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible. The scholarship is meant to provide assistance to a promising student of limited financial resources attending Deree.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be at least a sophomore (30 credits or more)
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 2.7 or better
  • demonstrate financial need
  • be a Greek citizen; preference will be given to students who originate from Peloponnisos or a Greek municipality outside the greater Attica region

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 2.7 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, the one demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

N. Demos Foundation Scholarship for Communication Studies (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, 100% tuition reduction, for Communication majors only
Open to continuing students only

Intent of the Award

This endowment scholarship was established with a grant from the N. Demos Foundation, Inc. in 2001. Founded by the late Greek-American philanthropist Nicholas Demos, this Chicago-based foundation supports a range of social, cultural and educational activities in Greece. The American College of Greece has benefited from the N. Demos Foundation’s philanthropy for over 20 years.

Extent of the Award

The N. Demos Foundation Scholarship provides 100% tuition reduction and is given for one academic year to a matriculated student at the College. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible. The scholarship is intended to provide assistance to a promising student of limited financial resources attending Deree.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be at least a sophomore (30 credits or more) majoring in Communication
  • be a Degree Seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 2.7 or better
  • demonstrate financial need
  • be a Greek citizen; preference will be given to students who originate from Peloponnisos or a Greek municipality outside the greater Attica region

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 2.7 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, the one demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Christopher Gould Memorial Scholarship  (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, 100% tuition reduction, for Management Information Systems majors
Open to continuing students only

Intent of the Award

This endowment scholarship in memory of Christopher Gould was established by his family in 1998. After graduating from Deree, he went on to teach computer science at college level until his untimely death in 1997. The scholarship is meant to provide assistance to a promising student of limited financial resources who is majoring in Management Information Systems.

Extent of the Award

The Christopher Gould Memorial Scholarship provides 100% tuition reduction and is given for one academic year to a matriculated student at the College. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be a junior or senior (60 credits or more) majoring in Management Information Systems
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better
  • be recommended by the academic dean and faculty
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, those demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Andriana and Ernest Kolendrianos Scholarship (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, award amount based on spending policy set by the Board of Trustees
Open to both entering and continuing students; priority will be given to continuing students

Intent of the Award

This endowment scholarship was established in 2001 through a generous gift from Dr. Ernest Kolendrianos, an American College of Greece trustee, and his wife, Andriana. Dr. Kolendrianos and his wife believe that merit scholarships awarded to full-time students demonstrating superior academic performance are an important element of a comprehensive financial aid program.

Extent of the Award

The Andriana and Ernest Kolendrianos Scholarship for Academic Excellence provides tuition reduction based on the BOT designated annual spending policy, calculated by the Business Office and reported to the Financial Aid Office.  Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements and there is a sufficient balance.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credit hours or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a Cumulative Index (CI ) of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, the one demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Joy G. Korologos Scholarships (show)

Two scholarships awarded annually, 100% tuition reduction
Open to continuing students only

Intent of the Awards

These endowed scholarships were established in 2000 by Tom C. Korologos, Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Trustees of The American College of Greece, and his children, in loving memory of Joy G. Korologos, a member and secretary of the Board, who gave generously of her time, energy and resources for the advancement of this institution. The scholarship is intended to assist Deree students of limited financial resources who have demonstrated academic promise.

Extent of the Awards

The Joy G. Korologos Scholarship provides 100% tuition reduction and is given for one academic year to a matriculated student at the College. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be at least a sophomore (30 credits or more)
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 2.7 or better
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 2.7 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, those demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Petros & Ritsa Koumettis Endowed Scholarship (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, award amount based on spending policy set by the Board of Trustees
Open to both entering and continuing students; priority will be given to continuing students who are Marketing Majors (under the School of Business) or Communication Majors (under the School of Liberal Arts) in their Junior Year (60 credits or more) and have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.5 and above

Intent of the Award

The Petros & Ritsa Endowed Scholarship was stablished in 2014 by Nikos Koumettis (the donor) an alumnus and trustee of ACG in honor of his parents.

Extent of the Award

The Petros & Ritsa Endowed Scholarship provides tuition reduction for the duration of the student studies based on the BOT designated annual spending policy, calculated by the Business Office and reported to the Financial Aid Office.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credit hours or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a CI of 3.0 or better
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, those demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Propeller Club Endowed Scholarship (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, award amount based on spending policy set by Board of Trustees
Open to both entering and continuing students; priority will be given to continuing students who are Business Majors in their Junior or Senior year (60 credits or more) and excel in their studies

Intent of the Award

This endowment scholarship was established in 1990 and added to over time, by the Propeller Club to support a student who has excelled in the School of Business Administration.

Extent of the Award

The Propeller Club Endowed Scholarship provides tuition reduction based on the BOT designated annual spending policy, calculated by the Business Office and reported to the Financial Assistance and Planning Office.  Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements and there is a sufficient balance.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a CI of 3.0 or better
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, those demonstrating the greatest financial need will be selected.

Student Life Scholarship  (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, award amount based on spending policy set by the Board of Trustees
Open to continuing students only

Intent of the Awards

This endowment fund was established in 2000 through an initial contribution from the Deree  Community Contribution Club. The fund is being further supported through contributions from Trustees and other individual donors as well as other Deree student clubs and societies and their philanthropic events/activities. The scholarship is given in recognition of leadership and participation in co-curricular and philanthropic activities.

Extent of the Awards

The Student Life Scholarship is given for one academic year to a matriculated student at the College. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements and there is a sufficient balance. Additional funds may be available to be awarded based on funds received during the previous fiscal year in support of the fund.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be at least a sophomore (30 credits or more)
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 2.7 or better
  • demonstrate leadership and philanthropic involvement in student government, college committees, clubs, organizations, societies, or in his/her community (A letter of recommendation is required to prove participation in any mentioned activities)
  • demonstrate financial need

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 2.7 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Among equally qualified candidates, the Office of Financial Assistance and Planning shall make the final decision as to awards, after consulting with the Office of Student Affairs.

Merit Based

Antony and Elizabeth Mitarachi Scholarship (show)

One scholarship awarded annually, 100% tuition reduction
Open to senior students only (90 credits and above) 

Intent of the Award

This scholarship was endowed in 2008 by Notis Mitarachi, an alumnus of the College and former President of the Deree Student Union, in loving memory of his father, Anthony Mitarachi, and in honor of his mother, Elizabeth Mitarachi. The scholarship is intended to provide assistance to a full-time student who is an exemplary College citizen and demonstrates outstanding leadership and ethos in extracurricular events and activities, while maintaining excellent academic performance.

Extent of the Award

The Anthony and Elizabeth Mitarachi Scholarship provides a 100% tuition reduction and is given for one academic year to a junior student who intends to complete his or her studies at Deree. The scholarship may be awarded in either the Fall or Spring semester.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered, the applicant must:

  • be a senior student (90 credits and above) who intends to complete his/her senior year at Deree – The American College of Greece, expected to graduate at following year’s Commencement Exercise
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a Cumulative Index (CI) of 2.7 or better
  • Have participated extensively in the extracurricular life of the College through  college clubs, societies, athletics or student government and demonstrated leadership and ethos (A letter of recommendation is required to prove participation in any mentioned activities)

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must be a full time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 2.7 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Frances L. Rich Music Scholarship (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 75% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Music

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships, established in 2013 to assist Deree Music students, are awarded to entering or continuing students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant musical abilities

Extent of the Awards

The Scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Music scholarship, a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate advanced music performance skills; audition to be arranged with the Music Department

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credit hours or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • have participated in the Music Society, community and department events

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Frances L. Rich Theater Arts Scholarship (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 75% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Theater Arts

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships were established in 2013, in order to assist Deree Theater Arts students. They are awarded to promising students (entering or continuing), who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant talent in Theater Arts.

Extent of the Awards

The Theater Arts Scholarships are given for one academic year to students majoring in Theater Arts. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Theater Arts scholarship a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • present evidence of involvement in Theater Arts

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credit hours or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • demonstrate good progress in the acquisition of theatre performance and critical skills

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Frances L. Rich Visual Arts Scholarship (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 75% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Visual Arts

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships were established in 2013, in order to assist Deree Visual Arts students. They are awarded to one or two promising students (entering or continuing), who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant talent in Visual Arts.

Extent of the Awards

The Visual Arts Scholarships are given for one academic year to students majoring in Visual Arts. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Visual Arts scholarship, a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • Meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • Have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • Present a portfolio of current work

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credit hours or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study.  This CI (or higher) must be maintained while receiving the award, the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • show knowledge of the general field of Visual Arts demonstrated through academic performance

To continue receiving the award, the recipient must register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.


COLLEGE FUNDED SCHOLARSHIPS


Merit Based

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Art History Scholarships (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Art History

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships, established in 2014 to assist Deree Art History students, are awarded to entering or continuing students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant abilities.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for an Art History scholarship a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • present evidence of involvement in Art History

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships:  be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • present maturity, responsibility and interest in the discipline of art history

Preference will be given to students with a CI of 3.5 and above.

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships:  be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Contemporary Dance Practice Scholarships (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Contemporary Dance Practice

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships, established in 2014 to assist Deree Dance students, are awarded to entering or continuing students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant abilities.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Contemporary Dance Practice scholarship a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate advanced dance performance skills; audition: to be arranged with the Dance Department

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • progress in the acquisition of dance performance skills

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Graphic Design Scholarships (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Graphic Design

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships, established in 2015 to assist Graphic Design students, are awarded to entering or continuing students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant abilities.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Graphic Design scholarship a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • present a portfolio of current work

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • show knowledge and understanding of the general field of Graphic Design demonstrated through academic performance

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Music Scholarships  (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Music

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships, established in 2012 to assist Deree Music students, are awarded to entering or continuing students who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant musical abilities.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Music scholarship, a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • demonstrate advanced music performance skills; audition: to be arranged with the Music Department

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • have participated in the Music Society, community and department events

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and  maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Theatre Arts Scholarships  (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Theatre Arts

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships were established in 2012, in order to assist Deree Theater Arts students. They are awarded to one or two promising students (entering or continuing), who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant talent in Theatre Arts.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Theater Arts scholarship a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • present evidence of involvement in Theatre Arts

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • demonstrate good progress in the acquisition of theatre performance and critical skills

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.

Visual Arts Scholarships  (show)

One or more scholarships awarded annually, up to 100% tuition reduction
Open to both entering and continuing students who major in Visual Arts

Intent of the Awards

These scholarships were established in 2012, in order to assist Deree Visual Arts students. They are awarded to one or two promising students (entering or continuing), who have demonstrated both academic excellence and significant talent in Visual Arts.

Extent of the Awards

These scholarships are given for one academic year. Renewal of the award to the same recipient is possible as long as he/she continues to meet the eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be considered for a Visual Arts scholarship, a student must:

For Entering Students:

  • meet all requirements for admission to the College
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have completed his/her secondary education at a lyceum with a high school grade of 17 and above (or equivalent)
  • present a portfolio of current work

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a Cumulative Index (CI) of 3.0 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and achieve a CI of 3.5 or better by the end of the first semester of study. This CI should be maintained while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

For Continuing Students:

  • have earned at least 24 credits
  • be a Degree seeking student
  • have a minimum CI of 3.0
  • show knowledge of the general field of Visual Arts demonstrated through academic performance

To continue receiving the award, the recipients must:

  • For partial scholarships: register for at least 2 courses (6 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.0 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).
  • For full scholarships: be a full-time student (12 credits or more) per continuous semesters and maintain a CI of 3.5 or better while receiving the award the duration of which may not exceed one academic year with the possibility of renewal (unless otherwise specified).

All applications for scholarships offered through the Frances Rich School of Fine & Performing Arts will be evaluated by the head and the faculty of the relevant department and approved by the School’s Dean.

Note: Tax Papers are not required.