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COMMUNITY: TRANSFER STUDENT EXHIBITION

The best works from Community College students throughout Connecticut.

Feb 8 - Mar 2 | TW 1-6 p.m. | TH 1-7 p.m. | FSS 1-5 p.m. | Closed on Mondays | Silpe Gallery, Hartford Art School

COMMUNITY: TRANSFER STUDENT EXHIBITION

Tuition scholarship competition for Art transfer students from Connecticut Community Colleges 

Submission Details

MERIT AWARDS:

First Round:
Students showing exceptional work will be chosen to exhibit at the Donald and Linda Silpe Gallery at the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford.

Merit Award Finalists:
Students selected in the First Round are eligible to compete for scholarship awards, including full tuition, worth approximately $36,000 (exclusive of room fees and board) per year, and partial tuition scholarships.

ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Enrolled in any Connecticut Community College (Asnuntuck, Capital, Gateway, Housatonic, Manchester, Middlesex, Naugatuck, Northwestern CT, Norwalk, Quinebaug, Three Rivers, Tunxis).

  2. Declared or plan to declare as an Art major (double majors are eligible)

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Portfolio – 3 examples of work, submitted as .jpg, .png, .tif, 144 dpi (each example can have 3 images)

  2. Artist Statement – 500 words MAXIMUM

  3. Letter of Recommendation – 1 letter from your community college professor

  4. Unofficial Transcripts – official transcripts will be required after receiving an award (including prior institutions, if applicable).

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission:November 1 to December 15, 2017

Notification: First Round: January 5, 2018, Prize Round: February 8, 2017 

Exhibition:February 8 to March 2, 2018 

Reception: February 8, 2018, 6-8 pm

Drop-off: February 3-5, 2018, 10 am – 4 pm

Install: February 6-8, 2018

Pick-up: March 3-4, 2018, 10 am – 4 pm

SUBMIT ALL MATERIALS TO joseloff@hartford.edu with the subject line Community submission

QUESTIONS? email Joseloff@hartford.edu