Talent Scholarship Day announced

February 11, 2019

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – High school students will have a chance to earn up to a half-ride scholarship during Talent Scholarship Day at the University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts.

Students are invited to take part from 1 to 5 p.m. March 23 on the USF campus, 2701 Spring St. Appointments are required.

Talent Scholarship Day gives students with an interest in art, dance, communication or music the opportunity to submit a portfolio for review and/or audition for scholarship consideration. In addition to potential scholarship awards, sophomores and juniors are invited to receive reviews and advice in preparation for their senior year.

Scholarships are available in the following areas:

  • Studio Art
  • Graphic Design
  • Music Technology
  • Animation
  • Art Education
  • Pre-Art Therapy
  • Art History
  • Museum Studies
  • Marching Band
  • Color Guard
  • Choir
  • Dance
  • Communication

Awarded scholarships are renewable for eight semesters, if the required grade point average is met.

To schedule a music or band audition, contact Dr. Steven Kandow at (260) 399-7700, ext. 8024. To schedule visual arts, communication or dance review, contact Molly McGowan at (260) 399-8064.

For more information, visit art.sf.edu. Facility and campus tours are also available.

Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis campus experience includes 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and four team NAIA national championships, and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,200 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.