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Visual Arts Scholarship

Portfolio Submission and Artist’s Statement, 3.0 GPA min

The Visual Art Scholarship

Established in 2005 by the El Centro College Fine Arts Faculty and the Art Gallery, the purpose of the Visual Arts Scholarship is to support the educational objectives and artistic goals of El Centro College art students. The scholarship is supported through fundraisers organized by the El Centro College Art Gallery.

Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0; be an art major and currently enrolled in art classes; submit a statement of intention; and submit a portfolio of artwork, along with complete required DCCCD Foundation applications.
The winners are chosen by a jury that includes the gallery director and art faculty.


Visual Art Scholarship Winners

2014: Adriana Martinez (pictured) and Joohee Jeong
2013: William Parkinson
2012: Raymond Pratt
2012: Coralia Brown

Previous Winners:

2014 - JooHee Jeong, Adriana Martinez
2013 - William Parkinson
2012 - Coralia Brown, Raymond Pratt
2011 – Candy Warth, Taylor Slovak
2010 – Janet Aguirre
2009 – Claudia Frausto, Alex Donaghy
2008 – Ruben Arellano, Angela Warth
2007 – Ruben Arellano, Nicole Norton
2006 – Elizabeth Covert and Jose Hernandez
2005 – Juan Perez and Tony Lechuga
For details about graduation rates, program costs and other important information, view the gainful employment disclosure.