Scholarships & Awards
Cedar Crest College recognizes the promise and achievement of student artists with these scholarships and awards.
First-Year Art Scholarships
Art scholarships of $1500 per year are awarded to incoming first-year students with a strong commitment to the creative process both in making art and in looking at historical works of art. A portfolio review is required. To maintain their scholarship, recipients are required to take a minimum of 3 credits in studio art or art history courses each semester. This is available to students of any academic major.
The Ruth Rebecca Ayers Junior Award
This award is given to the rising senior who in her three years at Cedar Crest has made the most significant contribution to the arts. The award is given in memory of Ruth Rebecca Ayers ’39.
Howard Agar Memorial Prize
This award is given to a senior in any discipline who has demonstrated significant ability in the studio arts.