School of Design Scholarships
Thanks to the generosity of numerous alumni and friends of the college, scholarships are available to students in the School of Design.
The School of Design scholarship process is online. The deadline for most scholarships is March 15. Submitting FAFSA information is required for those scholarships that are based on financial need.
The application for DAAP College-wide, SOD, SAID, and SOP scholarships is now available and will close on March 15.
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The Natalie Altieri Scholarship
This fund was established to assist a full-time Fashion Design student with expenses associated with a co-op placement outside of the Cincinnati metropolitan area. more
Katie Aring Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of DAAP alumna Kate Aring. more
The Sallie Baldwin Endowed Graphic Communications Scholarship
This scholarship was established to benefit an undergraduate DAAP student studying communication design who has demonstrated academic ability, with a 3.2 GPA or higher cumulative average and financial need. more
E. Mildred Breen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is available exclusively to those entering the third year of study (pre-junior) in Fashion Design. more
Lois Lynn Budde Scholarship and Educational Travel Fund
The family established this scholarship in honor of Lois Lynn Budde Dougherty who died from AIDS at a very early age. With this award, the family wishes to make visible to students the consequences of AIDS – a largely preventable disease, affecting all segments of the population, including heterosexual women. more
Evelyn G. and Charles L. Burgoyne Scholarship Fund
This renewable scholarship is to support a student majoring in fashion design. Students will continue to receive the scholarship each year provided they continue to remain a student in good academic standing in Fashion. more
Bob Clark Scholarship
A scholarship has been created in honor of Bob Clark , who generously advised the donor as she established a business designed to benefit America's Wildland Firefighters. The donor wishes to acknowledge Mr. Clark's contribution by making this award available to a student in DAAP, from which his son graduated. Students in the third or pre-junior year of programs in the School of Design and School of Art are eligible for this $1,000 award. To be considered, students must be in good standing and have demonstrated financial need. more
Frances D. and Stanley Cohen Scholarship Fund
The Frances D. and Stanley Cohen Scholarships are awarded to students of good character who have shown enthusiasm, a desire to succeed in their fields, a consistently strong academic record, and financial need. more
Richard and Jean Coyne Family Foundation Scholarship Fund
This scholarship fund was established to provide scholarship support for Graphic Design students in financial need. Special consideration is given to students in under-represented college populations. more
Ellen Garner Memorial Scholarship
The Ellen Garner Memorial Scholarship was established to provide meaningful scholarship support for a pre-junior student in the fashion design program in the School of Design. more
Graphic Communication Design First-Year Scholarship
The scholarship is presented to an outstanding student entering the Graphic Communication Design program. Scholarships are based on a combination of financial need and academic record, with emphasis on financial need. more
Mark and Carla Hutker Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established to benefit a full-time DAAP student in the School of Architecture and Interior Design and a student in the School of Design who has demonstrated academic ability, with a 3.2 GPA or higher cumulative average. more
Kelly Kolar & David Eyman Scholarship
The Kelly Kolar & David Eyman Scholarship was established to provide meaningful scholarship support students in the School of Design. more
Macy's Scholarships Endowment in Memory of Rudolph V. Javosky
Macy's, Inc., has made scholarships available to students enrolled in Digital, Fashion, Graphic Design, Architecture, and Interior Design. These funds have been given to encourage students to consider retail design careers. more
Madison Design Group Scholarship
This scholarship is to support an incoming freshman student studying in Graphic Communication Design of the highest academic caliber. more
Diane Naegel Scholarship
This scholarship is established in the memory of Diane Naegel. more
The Nime Family and Splendid Bridal Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established to benefit a full-time incoming freshman DAAP student majoring in fashion design who have demonstrated academic ability, with a 3.2 or higher cumulative average. more
Jay Ott Endowed Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Jay Ott Memorial Scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate the values most important to Jay. Jay was a lifelong learner with acute self-awareness who knew at an early age that he would become a fashion designer. more
Institute of Packaging Professionals Scholarship
The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) is proud to offer academic scholarships to recognize exceptional college students headed for a career in packaging. more
Robert Probst Scholarship
The Robert Probst Scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to students in the Graphic Communication Design program at the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning. more
Elise L. Sambur Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships are awarded annually to one or more outstanding seniors in Industrial Design, as determined by the faculty on the basis of past performance and need. more
School of Design Scholarship
This scholarship it to support students in the School of Design. more
Martha Steinkamp Sherman Quasi-Endowment Scholarship
This endowed scholarship was established in memory of Martha Steinkamp Sherman and is to be used to support a fashion design student. more
Erwin S. and Rose F. Wolfson Fellowship
This fellowship is to support a graduate student studying in environmental design towards a part of their degree in Masters of Science, Masters of Design, or Masters of Community Planning. more
External scholarships are not affiliated with DAAP, but offer scholarship opportunities for design students.
Hyde Park Art Show Scholarship
The Hyde Park Square Art Show awards a $2,500 Scholarship Award that will be applied to the recipient’s senior year fall term tuition. Information about this scholarship typically is published in the Spring.
Three Arts Scholarship Fund
Various scholarships sponsored by the Three Arts Scholarship Fund, Inc. are available for junior and senior women in DAAP who exhibit exceptional talent. Information about this scholarship typically is published in the Spring.