Scholarship Name:

WorldStudio AIGA (“WAIGA”) DC’s Design Continuum Scholarship

Scholarship Description:

Scholarship offered through WAIGA to minority students.

Award Amount:

 Up to $5,000.00

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) Min. 2.0 GPA; 2) Must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in one (1) of the following Design and/or Art disciplines:

Fine Art
Graphic Design
Interactive Design

3) Must be enrolled/enrolling in an accredited, District of Columbia, Maryland or Virginia college or university; 4) Demonstrated financial need; 5) Up to ten (10) (min. of five required) work samples required; 6) Portfolio required; 7) College or university acceptance letter required (high school seniors); 8) Statement of Purpose required; 9) Autobiography required; 10) Transcript(s) required; 12) Scholarships awarded as follows: Basic scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $2,000.00 –$3,000.00. One or two top awards may be given in an amount up to $5,000.00 at the jury’s discretion; 13) Previous recipients are eligible to apply for this scholarship award.





District of Columbia DC, Maryland MD, Virginia VA

Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):

Online application, Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident, Must be enrolled as a full-time student

Additional Applicant Requirements:

May be a graduating high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student

Category (Select all that apply):

GPA, Race, Ethnicity, Need-based

Web Site:

Point of Contact:

Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships
164 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10010
Telephone: (212) 807-1990

Deadline:   April 30, 2018 (NLT 11:59 p.m. PST) (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).