The School of Art, Design and Creative Industries awards more than $120,000 in scholarships
annually. We select students of creative excellence and academic distinction within
the disciplines of art education, art history, graphic design and studio arts.
The Slideroom portal will prompt you to enter all required information, including the inclusion a portfolio
of 8-12 images. A scholarship application portfolio may include school-related assignments
and/or independent work in any medium on any subject, including 3D work, multiple
pages of a series, sketchbook content, computer-based images, movies or animations.
Please note that all ADCI undergraduate and graduate scholarship applications are
online only. Work mailed or delivered to Wichita State will not be reviewed or returned.
Any student who intends to major in music is required to audition. Auditions are for
both program entrance and scholarships. All instrumental and vocal students who are
high school seniors, transfer students, and graduate students are eligible to audition.
Please click the link below for further details and review Audition Day dates.
In October and February of each year, the School of Performing Arts considers all scholarship
applications and reviews the eligibility of each student. Outstanding students are
then selected to receive scholarships.
New students to the School of Performing Arts are required to audition or interview for
scholarship consideration in Dance, Musical Theatre, or Theatre.
*Please Note: Students who do not meet the financial need, GPA and credit hour requirements will
not see the option to apply for this scholarship in Scholarship Universe.
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national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam-era
veteran, or disability. Any person having inquiries concerning this may contact the
Office of Equal Employment Opportunity, Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount,
Wichita, Kansas 67260-0145; Telephone (316) 978-3001.