Scholarships



Department of Visual Arts

Several scholarships are available at Southeastern Louisiana University specifically for Art + Design students. For additional information about scholarships, contact Scholarship Services at 985-549-2244. Please note that scholarship availability and selection criteria are subject to change at any time.

Visual Arts Endowed Scholarship

Enid Lions Sims Endowed Scholarship in Visual and Performing Arts

Elizabeth Albert Wharton Endowed Scholarship in Visual Arts

Gail Hood Scholarship in the Visual Arts

Guy Recotta Endowed Scholarship in Visual Arts

Helen Entrikin Art Scholarship
Recipient will be selected based on the following factors: quality of creative work, GPA, service to the department, service to the community, and financial need. Applicants must be juniors or seniors.

Holly and Smith, Architects, Inc. Excellence in Visual Arts and Music
Graduates of high schools in Tangipahoa, St. Tammany, Livingston, Ascension and West Feliciana parishes are eligible to apply for this award provided they meet the following criteria: minimum high school GPA of 3.0 and major in visual arts or music. The recipient will be required to continue to major in visual arts or music while maintaining at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA in order to retain this scholarship. Also, any recipient who majors in visual arts must leave a piece of his/her art at Southeastern Louisiana University.

Hymel Falgoust Scholarship in Visual and Performing Arts

Lacy Ann Livingston Endowed Scholarship in the Visual Arts
The University Scholarship Committee will select a recipient who is of good moral character and a full-time Art major with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher, or an incoming freshman planning to major in art with a high school GPA of 3.25 or higher.

Leola Purcell Endowed Scholarship in the Visual and Performing Arts
Recipient must be enrolled full-time with a minimum 3.25 high school GPA or 3.0 college GPA. Must be majoring or planning to major in a degree program offered in the visual and performing arts areas.

Marjorie A. Morrison Endowed Scholarship in Visual Arts
Recipient must be enrolled full-time with a minimum 3.0 college GPA, or minimum 3.25 high school GPA if a beginning freshman. Must be majoring in Visual Arts.

SGA Endowed Scholarship in Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Sharon Ackerman Ledet Endowed Scholarship in Visual Arts