The Woods have created this fellowship to financially support the efforts of committed and high-achieving students in the visual arts. The existence of this fellowship is a statement by the Woods and the College that the visual arts are important in the realm of human endeavor and consequently worthy of support.
An award of $2,000 will be awarded to one student annually. Typically, the award will go to a new student each year, but past recipients are eligible to apply. The distribution of the fellowship award funds will be as follows:
The most likely departure from this division of funds is reducing the tuition scholarship and allocating those funds to project-related costs. An applicant's project proposal may include a budget adjustment of this type.
Timeline: Applications are submitted, a selection is made in the spring, and the project is completed during the following academic year. It is possible, however, that the project will be conducted, at least in part, during the summer following the selection of the recipient.
The application is due on March 4, 2024. Use this guide to gather your application documents. Request these items two weeks prior to the deadline.
A complete application consists of:
After reviewing all applications, the selection will be made by a committee consisting of all full-time studio faculty members in the Department of Art and Visual Studies.
Professor David Sloan
Estasia McGlothlin (2023)
Sophie Fudim (2022)
Elisa Marshburn (2021)
Gabriella Rodriguez (2020)
Priscilla Hernandez (2019)
Priscilla Jimenez (2018)