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COFAC Students Receiving Scholarships

School of Design & Communication Scholarships and Awards

Art and Design Scholarships

The School of Design typically gives over $10,000 worth of scholarships during the spring semester of the school year. Listed below are some of the scholarships available to students. (The number of scholarships in each category vary from year to year.)

Art and Design Awards 

Students are invited annually to submit work to be included in the Edna Carlsten Art Gallery Student Juried Exhibition. The jurying process and selection of awards is handled by a guest juror. Listed below are some of the awards available to students. (The awards vary from year to year.)

Interior Architecture Scholarships 

There are many scholarships available for students in the interior architecture program. Scholarships are typically announced at the end of fall semester with applications due at the beginning of spring semester.​

Communication and Media Studies Scholarships and Awards

The Division of Communication awards over $12,000 annually to deserving UWSP students. Some of the scholarships typically awarded are highlighted below. Most of the awards are presented at our  Communication Awards Banquet, hosted each spring.

Each award has its own set of criteria, which might include a number of characteristics such as year in school, grade point average, financial need, emphasis area, or involvement in student organizations. Some are determined through faculty nominations; others require an application. For those requiring an application, any student who is eligible to apply for a particular award will be notified via e-mail of their eligibility and instructed how and when to submit the application.



Student Organization Awards