Portfolio Scholarships are available to incoming undergraduate students (both freshmen and transfer students) that demonstrate exceptional art and design skills. Consideration for this scholarship is automatic upon the presentation and review of a student's portfolio. Upon the recommendation of a KCAD Admissions Counselor, this scholarship may be awarded. There is no separate application for this scholarship opportunity.
Scholarship awards vary by student and are made at the discretion of the Director of Admissions Services. Awards are disbursed based on full-time enrollment at KCAD (12 or more credit hours per semester) and students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.00 for renewal consideration and funding availability.
To receive award consideration, student must be accepted to KCAD by April 15 (for a fall semester start) or November 15 (for a spring semester start) of the year you intend to enter.