Resources

Resources contains a variety of information useful to both prospective and current art students. Visit the page for information about scholarships and links to financial aid, graduation check forms, the academic calendar, DegreeAudit, etc.

JAMES R. STEERS PRIZE IN ART

Undergraduate

For overall excellence in art, usually but not necessarily to a graduating senior. Selection made by the Art Department Faculty during the spring semester. Amount of the award varies.

ALBERT P. D’ANDREA AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN ART AND SCHOLARSHIP

Undergraduate

For the graduating senior with the highest academic average. Selection made by the Art Department Faculty during the spring semester. Amount of the award varies.

THERESE RALSTON MCCABE CONNOR AWARDS

Undergraduate & Graduate

Scholarships for the study of art, normally applicable against tuition charges. Students are eligible for up to four semesters of support. Applicants must maintain a 3.00 GPA and cannot have any outstanding incomplete credits at the time of application. Applications are reviewed once per semester for use in the following semester. Deadlines for spring and fall semester applications are approximately 31 March and 31 October. Preliminary review of applications is made by the Art Department Awards Committee. The amount of the award varies and is determined by the Executive Committee.

HOLLY T. POPPER AWARD

Graduate

Given to a woman graduate of CCNY (not necessarily an undergraduate art major) for study in the department’s M.F.A. program. In exceptional circumstances, the award may be given to a CCNY undergraduate from the Art Department entering a M.F.A. program at another institution. The award carries a one-time stipend of $2500 and is not renewable.

ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL OF THE ART ALUMNI—THE EGGERS AWARD

Undergraduate & Graduate

Given for achievement in a specific area of studio art. Chosen by Art Department faculty. Modest cash award.

ART ALUMNI AWARD

Undergraduate & Graduate

Normally given to a student who combines excellence in artistic achievement, good scholarship (minimum 3.00 GPA), and a demonstration of leadership or community service at the College. Selected by the Art Department, $1000 stipend.

RALPH FABRI AWARD

Graduate

Given for the best M.F.A. thesis exhibition of the preceding academic year. Awarded in the spring semester. Selection is made by the Graduate Committee. Amount of cash award varies.

SEYMOUR PECK SCHOLARSHIP

Undergraduate

Usually given to a sophomore or junior for all-around excellence in art. Chosen by Art Department Faculty.

DEAN’S PRIZE IN ART

Undergraduate or Graduate

Awardee selected by the Art Department Awards Committee. Winner receives a cash award. Dean pays for the framing or mounting of a piece selected for a year-long loan to Dean’s office.

PROVOST’S PRIZE IN ART

Undergraduate or Graduate

Awardee selected by the Art Department Awards Committee. Winner receives a cash award. Provost pays for framing or mounting of a piece selected for a year-long loan to the Provost’s office.

FITZGERALD BYNOE SCHOLARSHIP

Undergraduate

Awarded to a man who is a painting or drawing major in his sophomore or junior year who is maintaining a 3.00 average. Preference given to member of a minority group. Selection made by Art Department faculty.

ADELAIDE JABLONSKY AWARD

For a promising sophomore or junior in any field of art study.

THE JOE HARRIS AWARD

Undergraduate

For talented and deserving minority students currently studying photography.

Resources

Graduation Check Forms

Degree Audit

DegreeAudit is a new and very useful tool available on the CUNY web portal. DegreeAudit lists the classes a student has taken and identifies classes needed for graduation.