Tuesday, March 24, 2009

2009 West/Southwest Collegiate "Call for Entries"

Attention all Associate, Bachelor, and Masters Degree candidates with an interest in the visual arts, currently enrolled at a West/Southwest Regional public or private college or university. No matter what major, if you paint, illustrate, sculpt, design, draw, photograph, or just create art, you are eligible to enter the 2nd Annual Fine Art Finals West/Southwest Scholarship Competition.

Media accepted into West/Southwest Collegiate Regional Scholarship Competition include:

  • Drawing - graphite, colored pencil, pen and ink, marker, pastel, charcoal, etc.
  • Painting - oil, acrylic, watercolor, gouache, etc.
  • Printmaking - etching, lithography, screen-printing, etc.
  • Sculpture -clay, ceramic, plaster, marble, glass, wood, resin, metal, porcelain, etc
  • Jewelry - gemstones, precious metals, or other materials, etc.
  • Fibers - textiles, fabrics, yarn, natural and synthetic fibers, etc.
  • Photography - traditional and digital.
  • Digital Art - please see information page for details
  • Graphic Design - traditional and digital, see information page for digital details

Collegiate Scholarship Awards:
First Place: $1200
Second Place: $600
Third Place: $300
Two Honorable Mentions: $50
Collegiate Deadline:
Must be postmarked by
Friday, May 8, 2009

Notification of Finalists by E-mail: June 8, 2009
Notification of Winners by E-mail: June 15, 2009
Scholarships mailed to Winners: July 3, 2009

West/Southwest Region includes the following States:

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, & Wyoming

To view previous Finalists and Winners, including those of the First Annual West/Southwest Collegiate Scholarship Competition of 2008, click here