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Frances 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.




Full-time sophomores, juniors, pre-juniors, or seniors majoring in: fashion design, industrial design, or graphic communication design. Students must be of good character, have shown enthusiasm and desire to succeed in their fields, have attained a grade-point average of at least 3.0, and demonstrated financial need.


  • Short application available here or in the School of Design Office
  • Letter outlining interests and aspirations in specific design field 
  • Current resume 
  • Statement of financial need; it is strongly recommended that you submit the FAFSA to UC in order to prove financial need.
  • Names (only) of three faculty members who might serve as references

Submit all materials to Sheri Cottingim, School of Design, 6415 Aronoff.


April 1


Sheri Cottingim, Program Manager
School of Design
6415 Aronoff