Awards & Scholarships
National Art Honor Societies
August 13, 2020
NAEA Awards Program
Rising Star Secondary Recognition Program
Calling all high school juniors and seniors! This award program promotes art education as a career by recognizing up to 50 talented, active NAHS members each year.
Outstanding National Art Honor Society Sponsor Award
Do you know of an NAHS sponsor who goes above and beyond? This award recognizes the dedication of an NAEA member who sponsors an outstanding NAHS Chapter.
Outstanding National Junior Art Honor Society Sponsor Award
Do you know of an NJAHS sponsor who really takes the program up a notch? This award recognizes the dedication of an NAEA member who sponsors an outstanding NJAHS Chapter.
Interested in applying? Download the 2021 NAEA Award Program booklet
Deadline to apply: October 1, 2020
Charles M. Robertson Memorial Scholarship
This four-year partial scholarship to the Pratt School of Art & Design in Brooklyn, New York, recognizes brilliance in student art achievement and artistic involvement at the high school level.
Columbus College of Art and Design
CCAD offers scholarships to National Art Honor Society certificate holders who submit copies of their certificates to the college. For more information and deadlines, visit https://www.ccad.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-tuition-info/ccad-scholarships.
- Certificate holders are eligible for $4,000 tuition scholarships ($1,000 per year for four years).
- National Art Honor Society-related scholarships are coordinated with other financial aid awards.
Contact: Admissions Office, Columbus College of Art & Design, 60 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215 or -877-997-2223, 614-222-3261 or email@example.com
The Art Institutes
High school seniors graduating in 2020 who also belong to the National Art Honor Society may apply for The Art Institutes National Art Honor Society Scholarship. Details and an application form may be obtained at the web address below, or by contacting Greta Beller at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tuition scholarships for first-, second-, and third-place awards may be applied at The Art Institutes school of recipient’s choice.
First place: $20,000 tuition scholarship
Second place: $10,000 tuition scholarship
Third place: $5,000 tuition scholarship
Maryland Institute College of Art
Fifty $4,000 to $8,000 merit-based scholarships allocated over four years are awarded each year to high school seniors who are members of the National Art Honor Society. You must be accepted for admission to MICA in order to receive a scholarship/award.
For further information, please contact the Scholarship Coordinator at: Maryland Institute College of Art, Office of Undergraduate Admission, 1300 Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217-4191; phone: 410-225-2222; website: www.mica.edu
College for Creative Studies
National Art Honor Society members whose work is selected for national exhibit in their senior year and have been accepted to CCS are eligible to receive an $8,000 CCS/NAHS scholarship ($2,000 per year). This scholarship is granted in addition to merit based scholarship or other financial awards.
Contact: Amy Armand, Director of Recruitment at aarmand@ collegeforcreativestudies.edu or 313.664.7426
For more information about the scholarship application requirements and deadlines, please visit https://www.collegeforcreativestudies.edu/admissions/undergraduate-admissions
Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
National Art Honor Society Member Scholarship
(High school Juniors and Seniors)
The National Art Honor Society (NAHS) was established to recognize high school students for their dedication to the arts. Students with active NAHS membership are eligible to receive a $1,500 scholarship. Renewable for up to 4 years with 3.0 GPA at FIDM and consecutive attendance. Students must also maintain 12 units quarterly to qualify for scholarship renewal. Students may qualify for more than one scholarship but not to exceed the cost of tuition, books, and supplies.
National Art Honor Society Special Recognition Scholarship
(High school Juniors and Seniors)
Students who have their work shown in a NAHS juried exhibition may receive an additional one-time $1,500 scholarship. Non-Renewable.
For more information about the scholarship application requirements and deadlines, please visit: http://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/scholarships/scholarships+high+school+applicants/