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Scholarship Opportunities

The CSULB College of the Arts regularly provides more than $150,000 in scholarships to deserving students each academic year. These scholarships are based on a variety of criteria and many different scholarship opportunities are offered through each of the college’s six academic programs and through the College of the Arts Dean's Office.

General COTA Scholarships

Name

ArtsBridge at CSULB Scholarships

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

$1,000 - $1,500

Quantity

 

Available Date

 

Deadline

open

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Art, Dance, Design, Film and Electronic Arts, Music, or Theatre.
2. Must be an undergraduate or graduate.
3. Must demonstrate ability to work with school-aged children.
4. Must demonstrate artistic capability.
5. Must be willing to teach 12 -16 sessions in a K-12 classroom a semester of outstanding academic and artistic merit.

Contact

Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the ArtsBridge coordinator for the College of the Arts, Bethany Price at (562) 985-4326, bethany.price@csulb.edu or AS-115.

Name

Elizabeth Vyse Memorial Scholarship for Distinction in the Arts

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be an undergraduate or graduate student.
2. Must major in art, dance, design, film and electronic arts, music, or theatre arts.
3. Must demonstrate exceptionally high academic and artistic achievement.
4. Department scholarship committee or chairperson nominates recipients and the Dean of the College of the Arts selects the recipients.

Contact

For more information, contact the scholarship coordinator for the College of the Arts, Aimee Castillo at (562) 985-7758 or aimee.castillo@csulb.edu .

Name

Harvey and Amy Waggoner Musical Theatre Scholarship

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1 - 2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in the performing majors of dance, music and theatre arts. (The scholarship is awarded to each department on a 3-year rotation.  

2. Must be a junior or senior.

3. Must demonstrate exceptional talent and ability in the area of musical theatre or dance.
4. Must be in good academic standing.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship may contact their department office.

Name

Lillian Newman Komaroff Scholarship

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in the performing majors of dance, music and theatre arts (The scholarship is awarded to each department on a 3-year rotation. For 2011-12 the award will go to the Department of Theatre Arts; for 2012-2013 the award will go to the Department of Dance; for 2013-2014 the award will go to the Department of Music).
2. Must be a returning student who is an undergraduate or graduate student.
3. Must compete in open auditions, per department scholarship policies.

Contact

For more information, contact your department office.

Name

Long Beach State New York Club Scholarship - Art

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Art, Dance, Design, Film and Electronic Arts, Music, or Theatre.
2. Must be a senior by the fall semester after applying.
3. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
4. Must demonstrate exemplary motivation in pursuing a college degree.
5. Department scholarship committee or chairperson nominates recipients and the Dean of the College of the Arts selects the recipients.

Contact

Students interested in applying should contact their respective department (Art, Dance, Design, Film, Music or Theatre) for more information.

Name

Martin Figoten Scholarship for the Arts

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Dance, Music or Theatre. (The scholarship is awarded to each department on a 3-year rotation. For 2010-11 the award will go to the Theater Arts Department).
2. Preference given to women.
3. Must be an undergraduate student.
4. Department scholarship committee or chairperson nominates recipients and the Dean of the College of the Arts selects the recipients.

5. Must participate in audition.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact their department office.

Name

Richard and Johanna Baker Art Scholarships

Provider

College of the Arts (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

 

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Art, Dance, Design, Film and Electronic Arts, Music, or Theatre.
2. Must be an undergraduate or graduate.
3. Must be enrolled in nine or more units each semester of the following year.
4. Must be of outstanding academic and artistic merit.
5. Must demonstrate potential for leadership in selected field of art.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact their respective departments (Art, Dance, Design, Film and Electronic Arts, Music or Theatre) for more information.

School of Art Scholarships

Name

Archie Boston Graphic Design Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1-2

Available Date

3/1 (each Spring semester); 10/1 (each Fall semester)

Deadline

5/1 (each Spring semester); 11/1 (each Fall semester)

Criteria

1. Must submit a portfolio for acceptance into the graphic design program.
2. The faculty of the graphic design program selects the winner.

Contact

This award is only available to students who participate in the annual portfolio reviews for acceptance into the graphic design program. It is given to the student who submits the top portfolio. Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the Art Department Graphic Design Program at (562)985-4376 for more information.

Name

Ceramics Study Abroad Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

$500-5,000 or based on merit and student proposal

Quantity

1-5

Available Date

 Open

Deadline

 Open

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in ceramics.
2. Must demonstrate excellence in ceramics.
3. Must study abroad.
4. The faculty of the Ceramics Program in the Art Department nominate and select the recipient.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Tony Marsh at (562) 985-4359 or amarsh@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Donna Skinner Undergraduate Art History Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

$300

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in art history.
2. Must be an undergraduate student at CSULB.

3. The highest grade student receives the scholarship.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Matthew Simms at (562) 985-2467 or msimms@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Dramatic Allied Arts Guild Scholarships - Art

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

 

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in art - in any of program within the Art Dept.
2. Must be a junior or senior.
3. Must have a 2.5 GPA.
4. Must be enrolled in 12 units during the following year.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information. Selection is made by members of the Dramatic Allied Arts Guild based on nominations submitted by the faculty scholarship committee.

Name

Figurative Drawing and Painting Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be studying in the drawing and painting program.
2. Must be in good academic standing.
3. Must have portfolio available for review.

4. Selections are made by the faculty of the Drawing and Painting Program, reviewed and approved by Art Department Scholarship Committee.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Dominic Cretara at (562) 985-4383 or domnbetty@aol.com for more information.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship – Art Department

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

5

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Art.
2. Must be a full-time undergraduate student.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
5. Must have an art piece selected for the Annual Student Insights Show.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

James Van Eimeren Graphic Design Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

Open

Deadline

March -May

Criteria

1. Must submit a portfolio for acceptance into the graphic design program.
2. The faculty of the graphic design program selects the winner.

Contact

This award is only available to students who participate in the annual portfolio reviews for acceptance into the graphic design program for the following academic year. Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the Art Department Graphic Design Program at (562)985-4376 for more information.

Name

John & Flora Olsen Graduate Art Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

From March to May of each Spring semester.

Criteria

1. Must be working toward the Master of Arts or Master of Fine Arts.
2. Must be a graduate student, who demonstrate superior talent; must be returning for at least 1 semester.
3. Faculty nominate the recipients.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

John Lincoln Endowed Scholarship

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Drawing and Painting.
2. Must be a full-time student.
3. Must demonstrate excellence in figurative drawing.
4. The figurative drawing faculty will nominate and select the recipient.

5. Recipients are nominated by Professor Robin Richesson, selected and approved by the Department Scholarship Committee.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

Joy of Life Art Scholarships

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be an art major.
2. Must be an undergraduate or graduate student, who is a returning student for at least 1 semester.
3. Must have a work displayed in the annual Student Art Show of the Art Department.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

Marc Andre Jacquette Memorial Scholarship for Graphic Design

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in graphic design.
2. Must apply to a perspective branding internship during the summer.

3. Must be enrolled in Art 325 package design.

Recipient is selected by Professor Tor Hovind and two (2) Principals fo Perspective Branding.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Tor Hovind at (562) 985-7904 or thovind@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Max Gatov Scholarship for Art

Provider

Art (COTA)

Amount

$500-1,500

Quantity

10

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must demonstrate outstanding artistic achievement.
2. Must be nominated by the faculty of each program within the Department of Art.
3. Must be graduating

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

Orval Dillingham Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Art Dept. (COTA)

Amount

$250 - $500

Quantity

1-2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a junior or senior in the Drawing and Painting major.

2. Must have a portfolio for review.

3. Must be enrolled on a full-time basis for the following year; must be a returning student for at least one (1) semester.

4. Must be and remain in good academic standing.

5. Must demonstrate outstanding talent.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact McLean Fahnestock at rachel.mclean@csulb.edu or (562) 985-7909 for more information.

Name

G.E.S.S.  Graduate Art Scholarship

Provider

Art Dept. (COTA)

Amount

 

Quantity

2

Available Date

Dec. 10 and May 11

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a graduate student in studio art whose MFA Exhibition will be the following semester.

Contact

Please contact the graduate studies advisor Margaret Black at margaret.black@csulb.edu of the Department of Art.

Dance Scholarships

Name

Betty DuPont Memorial Dance Scholarship

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $2,000

Quantity

1 -2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a dance major.
2. Must have full-time enrollment status.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

Name

Dance Scholarship

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$500-2,000

Quantity

1-10

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a dance major.
2. Must have full-time enrollment status.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Andy Vaca at (562) 985-9224 or vacawaca@aol.com for more information. You may also contact Lin Burch at (562) 985-4747 or burch@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Dramatic Allied Arts Guild Scholarships - Dance

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$2,500

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in dance.
2. Must be a junior or senior.
3. Must have a 2.5 GPA.
4. Must be enrolled in 12 units during the following year.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship - Dance

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be majoring Dance.
2. Must be a full-time undergraduate student.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

Name

Gloria Newman Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a dance major.
2. Must be an undergraduate or graduate student.
3. Must be enrolled full-time for the academic year.

4. Must demonstrate outstanding talent and potential.

5. Must participate in the audition.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

Name

Joan Schlaich Memorial Dance Scholarship

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

1-2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a dance major.
2. Must have full-time enrollment status.

3. Must demonstrate outstanding talent.

4. Must participate in the audition.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

Name

Carolyn Cunningham Dance Scholarship

Provider

Dance (COTA)

Amount

$250 - $2500

Quantity

1 - 2

Available Date

 

Deadline

 

Criteria

1. Must be a dance major

2. Must demonstrate outstanding artistic talent

3. Must be enrolled on a full-time basis for the year of the award.

Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Department of Dance based on merit and performance.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Dance Dept. Office. at (562) 985-4747.

 

Design Scholarships

Name

Carol Eichen Memorial Scholarship for Interior Design

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $1,000 (varies amount; based on ranking of applicants and available funds)

Quantity

1

Available Date

 

Deadline

March - May (Check with Department Office).

Criteria

1. Must be an interior design major.
2. Selection made from annual portfolio review and approved by the faculty scholarship ommittee of the Design Department.

Contact

Students interested in being considered for this scholarship should contact Dept. Chair Martin Herman (562) 985-5046 or martin.herman@csulb.edu or inquire at the Design Dept. Office.  

Name

Dan Lucas Memorial Scholarship for Industrial Design

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$725

Quantity

1

Available Date

January

Deadline

5/15/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Industrial Design.
2. Must be a graduating senior.
3. Must be willing to carry the banner of the Design Department in the College of the Arts Commencement Ceremonies.

Nominations are made by the faculty.

Recipients are selected by the faculty of Industrial Design Department at the beginning of Spring semester.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Design Department at (562) 985-5313 or design@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Dramatic Allied Arts Guild Scholarships - Design

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$2,500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

5

3/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in interior design or industrial design.
2. Must be a junior or senior.
3. Must have a 2.5 GPA.
4. Must be enrolled in 12 units during the following year.

Contact

Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the Design Dept. Office. Selection is made by members of the Dramatic Allied Arts Guild.

Name

Duncan Anderson Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$6,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA in last 15 units of Industrial Design.
2. Must be in 9 or more units at CSULB.
3. Must submit an Industrial Design portfolio in the Junior ID Show; All juniors are eligible.

4. Financial need must be taken into account.

Recipients are selected by the faculty committee of the Industrial Design program based on excellence displayed in junior class portfolios.

Contact

Students interested in being considered for this scholarship should contact Professor. Dave Teubner at (562) 985-7767 or tooby@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship - Design

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Design - Industrial or Interior.
2. Must be a full-time undergraduate student.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Contact

Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact the Design Dept. Office.

Name

Hop-a-Long Hubert Scholarship

Provider

Design (COTA)

Amount

$375

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Interior Design.
2. Must have a minimum 3.00 GPA in last 15 units of Design and Art courses.
3. Must be currently enrolled in 8 or more units.
4. Must be enrolled in three Design courses.

5. Must demonstrate exceptional talent skills.

Recipients are selected by the faculty committee of the Interior Design program.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the Design Department at (562) 985-5313 or design@csulb.edu for more information.

Film and Electronic Arts Scholarships

Name

Carl Foreman Scholarship for Film Writing

Provider

Film & Electronic Arts (COTA)

Amount

$229.25

Quantity

4

Available Date

open

Deadline

12/15/2011

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in film screen writing.

2. Must demonstrate academic excellence.

3. Must submit application and portfolio.

The department committee will make selections based on academic excellence (highest GPA), and objective evaluation of creative product (paper script, film, or video).

The department's Scholarship, Awards and Prizes Committee will announce the scholarship to all students; student may self-nominate or be nominated.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Donna Thomas, Film Department Coordinator, at (562) 985-5404 or dthomas5@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship – Film and Electronic Arts

Provider

Film & Electronic Arts (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Film.
2. Must be a full-time undergraduate student.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Donna Thomas, Film Department Coordinator, at (562) 985-5404 or dthomas5@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Hollywood Foreign Press Association Documentary Film Scholarship

Provider

Film & Electronic Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $2,000

Quantity

18

Available Date

open

Deadline

November 1

Criteria

1. Must be a film major.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Students enrolled in FEA 340/341 (Advanced Production A & B) and FEA 382/383 (Documentary Production) are eligible. They must prepare and present a budget for the piece they will produce by the end of the class. Student to submit a written proposal and defend it orally before a panel of three (3) Film Production Faculty.

Faculty Committee of three (3) Film Production Faculty reviews student proposals and notes from oral presentations and awards an appropriate scholarship amount.

Contact

Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact Donna Thomas, Film Department Coordinator, at (562) 985-5404 or dthomas5@csulb.edu for more information

Name

Roger Hearld Memorial Scholarship for FEA

Provider

Film & Electronic Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

open

Deadline

open

Criteria

1. Must be a film major with interest in exploring film as an art medium with particuar application for self-expression; film majors who have worked on productions and completed them through Production III and IV classes.

2. Students are nominated by Faclty of the Film Deparment based on student films submitted for th review.

Contact

Students interested in applying for this scholarship should contact Donna Thomas, Film Department Coordinator, at (562) 985-5404 or dthomas5@csulb.edu for more information

Bob Cole Conservatory of Music Scholarships

Name

Dame Arpine Pehlivanian Opera Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be studying vocal music.
3. Must be a full-time, undergraduate student.
4. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Daniel Cariaga Memorial Scholarship for Piano

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in keyboard studies.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Cole Conservatory from auditions.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Sam Chou at (562) 985-8146 or schou@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Don Andrus Electronic Music Composition Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must compose an inspiring and creative piece of no less than three minutes in the electronic music computer lab.

2. All composition majors are eligible.

3. Recipients are selected by a faculty committee of the Music Composition Program.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Martin Herman at (562) 985-4781 or mherman@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Dr. Charmaine Meyer Scholarship for Music

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500-1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be studying strings, winds, or keyboard.
3. Must be a full-time, undergraduate student.
4. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

5. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Cole Conservatory.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Elaine Richey Keyboard Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in keyboard studies.

2. Must demonstrate exceptional musical talent.

3. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Cole Conservatory from auditions.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Sam Chou at (562) 985-8146 or schou@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Ella Fitzgerald Foundation Scholarship for Vocal Jazz

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$6000.00

Quantity

4

Available Date

8/1/11

Deadline

9/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be a participant in the vocal jazz program.
2. Must be in good academic standing.
3. Must participate in music outreach program in K-5 classrooms.

4. Must demonstrate financial need.

5. Must be a member of one of the vocal jazz ensembles.

6. Must demonstrate outstanding talent.

7. Must maintain academic standards of the Cole Conservatory.

8. Recipients are selected by the need of vocal jazz program and the head of the Jazz Studios as a committee.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Professor Christine Guter at (562) 985-8138 or cguter@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship - Music

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

3

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be full-time undergraduate students.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
5. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

George Pelling Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in music performance.
2. Preference given to an African American student.
3. Must be in good standing.

Contact

Students who are interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Debi Scroggins at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Howard L. Still Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be studying vocal music.
3. Must be a full-time, undergraduate student.
4. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
5. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions; Must be an opera performance major in the Cole Conservatory.

6. Must demonstrate exceptional talent.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Jenkins Family Foundation Music Scholarships

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$5,000

Quantity

4

Available Date

8/1/10

Deadline

March - May

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in voice, opera, vocal jazz, or choral music education in the Cole Conservatory.
2. Must be an African American student.
3. Must be in good standing.

4. Candidates must participate in performing ensembles and be making satisfactory progress toward a degree.

5. Prospective singers apply when they audition for the Cole Conservatory or in continuing auditions in March.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Dr. Jonathan Talberg at (562) 985-5112 or jtalberg@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

John Shaak Music Scholarships for Piano and Opera

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $1,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be studying vocal or keyboard programs.
3. Must be a full-time, undergraduate student.
4. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
5. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Jonathan Kellis Percussion Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

Open

Deadline

September - November

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in music percussion in the Cole Conservatory.

2. Preferences for graduate students.

3. Must demonstrate outstanding performance and research ability.

4. Students should apply through the Percussion Program of the Cole Conservatory by inquiry to the Director .

5. Recipients are selected by a faculty committee of the Percussion Program in the Cole Conervatory.

Contact

 Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

Leonard Hirschberg Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

May

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in music theory or keyboard.
2. Must participate in keyboard studies auditions.

Contact

Students interested in auditioning for this scholarship should contact Professor Sam Chou at (562) 985-8146 or schou@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Mary E. Israel Music Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$750-1,500

Quantity

3

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music Performance major in the Cole Conservatory; during audition, oustanding talent required.
2. Must be an undergraduate or graduate student.
3. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

4. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Cole Conservatory based on auditions.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Moriichi and Suki Matsumoto Memorial Opera Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music.
2. Must be studying vocal music.
3. Must be a full-time, undergraduate student.
4. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
5. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

6. Must have not received the award before.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Opera Institute Scholarships

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $6,500

Quantity

1 - 10

Available Date

8/1/11

Deadline

March - May

Criteria

1. Must be a voice, opera, or choral music education major.
2. Must participate in Opera Workshop.
3. Must be in good academic standing; maintain satisfactory progress toward the degree.

4. Must demonstrate exceptional talent and participate in the audition.

5. Must participate in performing ensembles.

6. Singers apply when they audition or the Cole Conservatory or in continuing student auditions in March.

7. Recipients are selected through auditions by the 3 faculty of the vocal program.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated should contact Dr. Jonathan Talberg at (562) 985-5112 or jtalberg@csulb.edu for more information. You may also contact Professor David Anglin at (562) 985-5777 or dangling@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Presser Foundation Scholarship for Music

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$4,800

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in music.
2. Must be a junior.
3. Must have a minimum 3.50 GPA.
4. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

5. Must demonstrate greatest talent of those auditioning.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Ray A. Elston Endowment

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be studying percussion music in the Cole Conservatory.

2. Must demonstrate outstanding talent.

3. Must participate in ensembles.

4. Students should apply through the Percussion Program of the Cole Conservatory through the Director of the program.

Contact

 Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

Sigma Alpha Iota Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$750

Quantity

4

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be pursuing a degree in music performance.
2. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.
3. Preference given to members of Sigma Alpha Iota.

4. Must demonstrate outstanding talent; preferences given to keyboard studies major, an opera major and a Gamma Phi member.

5. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of the Cole Conservatory based on audition.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Tommy and Pat Johnson Tuba Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

8/1/11

Deadline

9/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music and studying tuba.
2. Must demonstrate outstanding artistic talent and ability in tubs performance

3. Must be enrolled as an undergraduate student

4. Must audition for placement in the Tuba Program.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship contact Professor John Van Houten.

Name

Music Performance Scholarships

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$500-$3,000

Quantity

1 - 10

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

11/1 and 2/1

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music performance in the Cole Conservatory.
2. Must be a full-time student.

3. Must participate in annual Music Department auditions.

4. Must participate in ensembles.

5. Must demonstrate outstanding skill and talent.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Paul C. Lindsey III Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000 - $2,000

Quantity

1 - 2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

5/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Music Composition in Cole Conservatory.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Must shw outstanding talent and quality of compositions, track records and performances, a contribution to the deparment.

4. All music composition majors are eligible; no apllication necessary.

Contact

 Please contact Prof. Martin Herman to apply for the scholarship at mherman@csulb.edu.   

Name

Judith Guess Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

March - May

Criteria

1. Must be a music education or vocal major

2. Must audition during the annual student scholarship auditions

3. Must be and remain in good academic standing

4. Must be enrolled on a full-time basis for the academic year.

5. Must demonstrate outstanding talent and potential.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should view http://www.csulb.edu/~music/main/auditions.html for audition schedule. You may also contact the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-5331 or dscroggi@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

KKJZ Jazz Studies Scholarship

Provider

Music (COTA)

Amount

$5,000

Quantity

4

Available Date

7/1/11

Deadline

8/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be a Full time Undergraduate/ Graduate major in Jazz Studies.
2. Must demonstrate outstanding musical skills and artistry in the jazz field.

3. Must demonstrate ongoing commitment to the jazz studies area, BCCM, CSULB and the community.

4. Maintain a GPA of 3 or above.

Contact

Students who are interested in this scholarship should contact Prof. Jeff Jarvis in the Bob Cole  Conservatory of Music at (562) 985-4784 or jjarvis2@csulb.edu for additional information.

Theatre Arts Scholarships

Name

Costume Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500 - $3,000

Quantity

1-2

Available Date

8/1/10 _& 1/1/11

Deadline

9/15/11 & 2/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be a Theatre Arts majoring costume design.
2. Must be a third year undergraduate or second year graduate student.
3. Must plan to pursue a career in costume.
4. Must be actively studying in-class costume problems and solutions.

Contact

Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact Costume Shop Manager Michael Pacciorini at (562) 985-4045 or mpaccior@csulb.edu for more information.

Name

Dr. Joanne Gordon Scholarship for Acting

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$3,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be a graduate student in the acting program - a member of Cal Rep; demonstrate outstanding talent.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Must show financial need.

4. Require letter of recommendation and audition.

Contact

 Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

Dramatic Allied Arts Guild Scholarships - Theatre

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$2,500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in acting.
2. Must be a junior or senior.
3. Must have a 2.5 GPA.
4. Must be enrolled in 12 units during the following year.

Contact

  Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information. Final selection is made by members of the Dramatic Allied Arts Guild.

Name

Fine Arts Affiliates Scholarship – Theatre Arts

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$2,000

Quantity

2

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in performance or stage tech.
2. Must be a full-time undergraduate student.
3. Must be enrolled in 12 units or more.
4. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Contact

  Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information. You may also contact Professor David Jacques at (562) 985-4044 or djacques@csulb.edu for additional information.

Name

Fred Kobus Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be studying the area of stage design.

2. Must submit application form and portfolio.

3. Recipients are  selected by the Faculty Scholarship Committee of Theater Arts.

Contact

  Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

Julie Harris Drama Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be an acting major - graduate or undergraduate status; Graduate students are automatically eligible. Their acting performances during the year are their audition.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Must show financial need.

Contact

  Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

W. David Sievers Memorial Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be majoring in Theatre Arts.
2. Must be a first year student with no more than 20 units completed in Theatre Arts at CSULB.

3. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committee of Theater Arts based on merit, performance, skills and potential.

Contact

 

 Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

The Rock Star Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$500-$1,000

Quantity

1

Available Date

3/1/11

Deadline

4/1/11

Criteria

1. Must be an acting major - graduate or undergraduate status who demonstrate outstanding service to the department.
2. Must be in good academic standing.

3. Submit application and portfolio; Application are available from the department's office.

4. Recipients are selected by the faculty scholarship committe of Theater Arts.

Contact

  Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.

Name

Shipwreck Scholarship

Provider

Theater Arts (COTA)

Amount

$250 - $500

Quantity

1 - 10

Available Date

Open

Deadline

Open

Criteria

1. Must be a Theatre Arts Major

2. Must be in good academic standing.

Contact

 Students interested in being nominated for this scholarship should contact the department office for more information.