San Francisco Art Institute Diversity Scholarship was established for first generation African Americans and Latinos to encourage students to focus on the importance of diversity in higher education as preparation for life in a global society. Scholarship winners are announced in April. The total yearly amount of the Scholarship is $10,000 for one academic year; $5,000 awarded in the fall semester and $5,000 awarded in the spring semester. The award is open to both undergraduate and graduate students and is applied towards tuition only. The maximum eligibility time frame for undergraduate students is four years and for graduate students is the published program length. Undergraduate students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average, and graduate students must receive all passing grades. Click here to download the application.
The Deadline Date to apply for the Diversity Scholarship is April 15, 2013.
Students who are selected and accept this award are considered Diversity Scholars. As such, Diversity Scholars are encouraged to participate in ways that continue to nurture and maintain the vibrancy of diversity within the San Francisco Art Institute community.