October 19, 2019

Visual Scholar Awarded by Minneapolis College of Art and Design

The Visual Scholar is a scholarship sponsored by Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Scholarship: Average – $7500
Application Deadline: 15-March
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be an admitted student entering in the fall semester. Portfolio is required. Financial need is not a consideration.
Eligible for: College freshman

Awarded by:

Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2501 Stevens Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: 612 874 3701

Contact Details:

Sara Nephew
Senior Financial Aid Counselor

Phone: 612 874 3782
Fax Number: 612 874 3701

If you are currently applying for Visual Scholarname, one of your best practices is to save all of your work on the computer. Don’t simply write out your essay, you should type it out first, and then attach it with a staple. The importance here is that you gain the ability to reuse many of the answers on the application, especially the essay itself. This will save you time, and it will allow you to apply to even more places awarded by different sponsors, like Minneapolis College of Art and Designname. The more places you can apply to, the better your chances of landing some serious scholarship money. You don’t want to find yourself doing just enough scholarships to get none of them. It’s best to get as many hooks in the water as possible.

It is important to make you application easy to read. A scholarship application reviewer from Visual Scholarname, no doubt, must go through thousands of these documents on a yearly basis. That must get very old, very quickly. In addition to that, nothing would drive you crazy more than seeing stupid mistakes on an application. So, if your application is easy to read, without any glaring errors, you’ve already made friends with the reviewer. Reviewers are the gatekeepers, and it is important that you get them on your side.

Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Minneapolis College of Art and Design