Each year the School of Art & Design, ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences may offer two awards known as the ANU Visual Arts Endowment Scholarship with the aim of encouraging and supporting students who show exceptional promise in the fields of Design and Visual Arts.
Funding for this award has been provided by The Australian National University Visual Arts Endowment.
Field of study
The award is available each year to current ANU students who:
- are a domestic or international student;
- are enrolled in a Bachelor of Design or Bachelor of Visual Arts program offered by the School of Art & Design in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences;
- were admitted to the Bachelor of Design or Bachelor of Visual Arts program in Semester 1 of the current year or Semester 2 of the previous year.
Selection is made on the basis of the highest School of Art & Design selection rank awarded to one student for admission to the Bachelor of Design (BDESN) and one student foradmission to the Bachelor of Visual Arts (BVART).
The School of Art & Design selection rank is determined by the interview panel during the admission process for the Bachelor of Design and Bachelor of Visual Arts programs. At the interview the panel is considering, and making selection recommendations against, the published 'Admission Rubric for Bachelor of Design and Bachelor of Visual Arts'.
If the highest School of Art & Design selection rank is achieved by more than one student for admission to the same program a selection committee will be convened and selection will be made on the basis of the calibre of the digital portfolio submitted during the interview registration process.
The scholarship is valued at $5,000 is paid in one installment after the census date in the semester in which it is awarded.
How to apply
There is no application as students are automatically considered based on meeting the conditions prescribed under the Eligibility section.
Applications are accepted between 1st April the year prior to the awarding of the scholarship, and closes on the 31st March in the same year of the scholarship