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Photography and Digital Media Scholarships:


In addition to a variety of scholarships and funding offered by the University of Southern Illinois Edwardsville and the Department of Art and Design, the Photography and Digital Media program has its own scholarships, supported by generous donors dedicated to the photographic arts. 

DEADLINE January 15th:

Competitive Graduate Award Due for new applicants. This research assistantship includes a tuition waiver and $8,370 stipend. Information HERE

DEADLINE January 31st:

  • Dr. Orville Joyner Photography/Digital Arts Award, $500. Drop off a portfolio of 10 printed photographs, a brief artist statement, and a current C.V. to Professor Abbey Hepner, ADE Room 2018 by the deadline.

  • Jeffrey S. Hammer, M.D. Memorial Scholarship, $2500. This scholarship will be used to provide opportunities for SIUE graduate or undergraduate students majoring in Art & Design with a specialty in Photography/Digital Arts. Preference will be given to students that work with film, do charitable or volunteer work, and demonstrate financial need. Submit a portfolio of 5 images and complete the information online linked HERE

  • Photo Club Award, Varies. Submit work and be accepted to the annual student juried show to apply.

  • Art and Design Scholarships Linked HERE

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