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Friends of the School of Art + Design

General gift to the School of Art + Design that can be used for scholarships, visiting artists, and other efforts related to the schools mission.


Art and Design Scholarship

Funded by various donors, this scholarship is awarded in varied amounts and may be used to purchase books and supplies.


Maria Ludeke and Esteban Gast Scholarship

The Ludeke/Gast Scholarship provides a one-year $1,000 scholarship award to an incoming freshman.


Stephanie Ognar Memorial Scholarship

The Ognar Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students enrolled in the School of Art + Design and provides a one-year $1,000 scholarship.


Mengchen Huang Memorial Scholarship/Fellowship

The Huang Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students studying pre-modern Chinese studies, including literature, history, religious studies, all with art history as a priority with priority consideration given to graduate fellowships in Fine and Applied Arts.


Kathleen Genis Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded each year via application to an Art History major with a demonstrated financial need.


James G. Hansen Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded each year to a sophomore in Industrial Design to provide assistance with tuition in their junior year. The amount of the award varies from year to year. Industrial Design faculty members select the recipient each spring.


Helen E. Platt Blake

This honor is presented each year to a junior or senior in Painting to provide financial support and assistance with the purchase of supplies. The number of Blake Scholars as well as the amount awarded varies from year to year. Painting faculty members select the recipients.


William Stumpf Student Research Fund

In honor and memory of renowned designer and alumnus Bill Stumpf, this fund was created to support Industrial Design student research projects in the School of Art + Design. The fund may also support collaborative student research projects conducted in the Siebel Center for Design, as long as at least one member of the collaborative team is enrolled in any discipline in the School of Art + Design.


Chicago Exhibition Fund

Used to help cover expenses related to student, faculty and alumni exhibitions in Chicago, IL