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The Visual Arts Department and the AACC Foundation award a number of scholarships each year to students. In addition, there are a number of external industry scholarships that students may apply to annually.
Local Industry Scholarships

Each year, local organizations and industry groups award scholarships to deserving design and visual arts students. Below are a few opportunities currently available:

  • AAFB Student Scholarship:
    Open to undergraduate students in the graphic design, web design, photography, animation or video fields. More information >>
Visual Arts Scholarships

Each fall, the Visual Arts department along with the AACC Foundation, accepts applications from students for two annual scholarships.

  • Henry D. Burroughs Memorial Scholarship
    Applicants must be full-time students seeking a degree with a preference for communication arts; must demonstrate financial need; minimum 2.5 GPA. All scholarship awards will be toward tuition for credit courses. All scholarships may be split among deserving applicants. Contact Matt Klos, Department Chair for more information.

  • Katy Friel Sanders Memorial Scholarship
    Applicants must be enrolled in visual arts, fine arts degree programs. Full and part-time students are eligible. Contact Matt Klos, Department Chair for more information.

AACC Foundation
Find out more about AACC Foundation Scholarships>>