Art & Art History Activity Grants

The Art & Art History program awards activity grants up to $1,000 to students. Recipients of these grants serve as student assistants, many of them in the Pool Arts Center Gallery, installing and hosting monthly exhibits. This fun and educational experience normally requires your time and talents two afternoons each month. Art and Art History activity grants are renewable if you maintain a GPA of 3.0 (B) or better. Students must be a major in art history, fine art, or graphic & digital design to receive and maintain the grant.

To be considered, please send a cover letter including:

  1.  Your name
  2. Address
  3. Phone number
  4. High school name
  5. One letter of reference from a high school teacher

Program Specific Requirements

For those students interested in Design Arts or Fine Arts, please submit a representative portfolio of six slides of your work.

For those students interested in art history, please submit a two-page essay on your experiences and interests in the history of art.

Your Drury University admission application and high school transcript must be on file in the Drury Office of Admission. If you have questions or need more information contact the Department of Fine & Performing Arts at (417) 873-7296.

Download the Art & Art History Activity Grant Application (PDF)

Deadline: January 23, 2017

Please address all materials to:

Art Activity Grant Application
Chair, Department of Art and Art History
Drury University
900 N. Benton Avenue
Springfield, MO 65802