Ken Gray Scholarship
To offer financial assistance for tuition and other related expenses to a University of Alaska Anchorage student who has declared a major in Art, working toward a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the area of sculpture, ceramic sculpture, and/or visual performance art as it relates to the visual arts field.
The student must exhibit in their work an innovative, experimental and conceptual direction that stretches the limits of traditional sculpture. For example, the student’s interests can focus on single works of art that go beyond the canon of traditional sculpture, installation art, performance art, mixed-media formats incorporating various types of technology.
Recipient must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA. Recipient must be a junior or senior at the time the scholarship is awarded. Recipient may be attending part-time or full-time (current minimum of 6 or 12 credits, respectively.)
Recipient must submit: 1) A portfolio of work consisting of at least 10 artwork images; 2) One letter of reference from practitioners and/or faculty in Sculpture or Ceramics; 3) A one-page artist’s statement reflecting the criteria for selection.
Keywords: University of Alaska Anchorage; UAA; College of Arts and Sciences (CAS); Art; Performing and Fine Arts