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Scholarship Name:

Columbia College-Chicago Albert P. Weisman Award

Scholarship Description:

Scholarship offered by Columbia College-Chicago to Columbia College-Chicago students.

Award Amount:


Number of Scholarships:

Multiple awards

Application Required:


Official Transcript Required:


References and Letter of Recommendations Required:

Two (2) letters of recommendation

Interview Required:


Original Essay Required:


Additional Requirements and Information:

1) Undergraduate students must have completed at least sixty (60) or more academic credit hours by the end of the Fall semester; 2) Undergraduate students must be enrolled for a min. of six (6) academic credits in both the Fall semester in which they apply and the following Spring semester; 3) Graduate students must be enrolled for credit in both the Fall semester in which they apply and the following Spring semester in which winners receive their awards; 4) Must attend a mandatory information session; 5) Creative media project proposal required; 6) Project Statement required; 7) Project description required; 8) Project budget required; 9) Plan after Completion required; 10) Project samples (up to 10 samples, video files must be less than 5 mins. in length) required; 11) Letters of recommendation must be from faculty members.


o  The information page lists the deadline as December 2, 2018.  However, the application page lists the deadline as December 1, 2018.  Interested students should contact the scholarship donor directly for clarification and/or additional information.

o International students are eligible for this scholarship award.

o Recipients announced in January.

o Projects must be completed NLT August 2019.





Illinois IL

Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):

Online application

Additional Applicant Requirements:

May be an undergraduate junior, senior or graduate student

Category (Select all that apply):

School/College, Art-related

Web Site:

Point of Contact:

Columbia College
Student Financial Services
600 S. Michigan Avenue
Suite 303
Chicago, Illinois 60605


Deadline:  December 1, 2018 (NLT 11:59 p.m.) (receipt date)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).

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