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  • Several full & partial scholarships are awarded annually
  • Award amounts are determined by academic merit, financial need & portfolio quality
  • Scholarship funds are limited and highly competitive
  • Award amounts from $2,500 - $5,600 (enrollment fee not included)
  • 2021 Scholarship Application deadline is May 1, 2021
The Summer Art & Design Institute (SADI) is a residential four-week, pre-college program open to young women and non-binary students in grades 10–12. Students who complete SADI earn 3 undergraduate-level college credits.  
A limited number of scholarships are provided to students with academic merit, significant creative talent and financial need. Scholarships are grant-funded and limited based on grant amounts. In addition to completing the enrollment requirements, students seeking a scholarship must complete the scholarship application; provide an art teacher or guidance counselor recommendation; submit financial information and submit a portfolio.
Please note: Scholarship application materials will not be returned.