Department of Art
College of Visual & Performing Arts
John Baker, Chair
Besse Grubb Memorial Scholarship for Graphic Design
Named for Bessie Grubb, who was employed at West Chester University in the College of Education's Visual Aids Department for 30 years until her retirement in 1969, this scholarship is awarded to an outstanding graphic design major in their junior year.
Jack Gardener Hawthorne Scholarship
Made possible by Jack Hawthorne, this scholarship is awarded to a first-year art major based on the quality of his or her portfolio. Applicants are encouraged to submit their portfolio in August for review and selection by the Department of Art faculty.
Kaye D. and Robert D. McKinney Scholarship for Painting
Candidates for this scholarship will be recommended for selection by the WCU Department of Art chair to the dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts. This scholarship is available to students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degrees in the Department of Art and are awarded annually.