Department of Art awards 2015-2016 scholarships/awards

April 2nd, 2016 Comments Off on Department of Art awards 2015-2016 scholarships/awards

The Department of Art Scholarship Committee has awarded the following awards and scholarships to students in the 2015-2016 academic year:

Anderson Ranch Scholarship

  • Darby Taylor: $1,500 (with support from the Grahame Brook Snider Annual Photography Fund for $1,800); total award: $3,300
  • Sara Beard: $1,500 (with support from Windgate and the Grahame Brook Snider Annual Photography Fund for $1,500 and the Grahame Brook Snider Annual Photography Fund for $300); total award: $3,300

Beverly B. Gulmon Scholarship

2015

  • Laura Leigh Hicks
  • DeMarques Nevels

Ferretti/Karnstedt Endowed Scholarship

  • Kenan Simpkins (Photography Portfolio Concentration Award): $500
  • Katie Erikson (Photography Portfolio Concentration Award): $250
  • Samantha Sumrall (Photography Portfolio Concentration Award): $250
  • Claire Burgett (Fine Art Portfolio Concentration Award): $1,000

Grahame Brooke Snider Endowed Photography Travel Award

  • Katie Erikson: $1,000

The M. Ashley DuBoise Endowed Photography Scholarship

2015

  • Zachary Boozer

2016

  • Kamau Bostic: $750
  • Samantha Sumrall: $750

Rome Travel Award

$1,200 each

  • Randi Watson
  • Katherine Mitchell
  • Anna Katherine Erickson
  • Lorianna Livingston
  • Aubrey Pohl
  • Samantha McDougall

Penland Higher Education Partners Program Award

  • Jillian Wilson: $1,332
  • Austin Grove: $2,414

Windgate Charitable Trust – Fine Art Portfolio Concentration Award

  • Alex Cayson: $1,000
  • Claire Burgett: $500
  • Jordan Knight: $1,000

Donovan Dodd Award for Excellence in Ceramic Art

  • Jillian Wilson

Undergraduate MSU-Noxubee National Wildlife Artist-In-Residence

  • Kara VonKanel

Jefferson Clarke Wilson Memorial Award for Excellence in Photography

  • Sydney Armer: $100

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