Alexia Foundation Student Grants Up to full tuition
Sponsor: Alexia Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as full-time undergraduate or graduate students in an accredited college or university in the United States or abroad. Professional photographers are not eligible. Selection is based on photographic skill as well as the strength of the proposal.
How to apply: Application submission must be completed online. A synopsis, proposal, resume and digital portfolio are required.
Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition Varies
Sponsor: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters
Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Junior Duck Stamp Program 5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB Falls Church, VA 22041-3803
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are current students or planning to enroll in the fall in an undergraduate or graduate level program. Students must use a photo from their vacation and describe the destination, how they got there and any money saving tricks they used to help pay for the trip (reward points, carpooling, etc.) Picture should showcase a scene at a destination.
How to apply: Application are via email and must include name, contact information, picture with description, school attending and major, expected graduation date, phone number and email address.
Eligibility: Applicants must be either high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors or 15 to 18 years old by December 1 of the year of application. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The disciplines included are cinematic arts, dance, jazz, music, photography, theater, visual arts, voice and writing. Those applying in the discipline of jazz music may be registered aliens. There is a nonrefundable fee.