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Fill out the form below to register for the 2017 Scholarship Competition.

Participants must be high school seniors graduating in the academic school year 2017-2018.



 

The materials required are:

Figure Drawing:
Charcoal or pencil (Art work must be in black and white)
15" x 20" White Illustration Board
Cold Pressed Surface
 
Still Life:
Any medium with the exception of oil paints
(Art work must be in color)
15" x 20" White Illustration Board
Cold Pressed Surface
 

Students must bring a valid school ID to registration.

 
Frequently Asked Questions:
 
What time should I arrive to register?
Students should arrive no earlier than 8:00 a.m.
Session I: 9:00 a.m. - Noon. Session II: 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Note: Session times are approximate.
 
Does the Academy provide me with supplies?
No. YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR OWN ART SUPPLIES.
  • Two 15" x 20" White Illustration Boards (Cold Pressed Surface)
  • Charcoal or pencil for figure drawing
  • Any medium with the exception of oil paints for still life
Should I bring lunch?
All students will be provided with lunch from the Academy during the lunch break.
 
What time will the competition end?
The competition will end by 4:30pm.
 
What are the Awards?
Four 2-Semester Scholarship for Full-Time Study.
Eight 1-Semester Scholarships for Full-Time Study.
Twenty 1/2 Semester Scholarships for Full-Time Study.
 
How do I get to the Academy?
Click here for a google map: American Academy of Art
Click here for Metra's website: www.metrarail.com
Click here for the CTA's website: www.transitchicago.com
 
Is there parking?
Click here for parking options.
 
When will I be notified if I have placed in the competition?
All students will receive a notification letter by January 2018.
 
 

Please read the complete 2017 Senior Scholarship Rules HERE.

 

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If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at 312-461-0600.

 
Sincerely,
 
American Academy of Art
 
 

If you can't make it to one of these dates you can schedule a personal tour of the Academy by clicking here

 

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