Jack Bush Scholarship

No application is required to be eligible for this scholarship. Students are selected based on academic merit.


Award Value: $1000.00
Number of awards to be issued: 8
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– At least six scholarships will be awarded annually to continuing undergraduate students in the Department of Visual Art & Art History program
– Concentrating in either studio or art history.
– Recipients will be selected in the spring; however, they must re-register in the fall of the same year and be registered in at least one Visual Arts course in order to receive the monetary value.
– Academic performance will be considered


Theodore Heinrich Scholarship

Must apply.  Department of Visual Arts will select successfully recipient.


Award Value: $500.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to 3rd or 4th year Art History students
– Selection based on academic standing


Laya Liberman Memorial Scholarship

Must apply through SFS website.    


Award Value: $700.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to 3rd or 4th year student
– Must demonstrate merit in painting or sculpture
– Good academic standing


E.J. Lightman Scholarship

Must apply. Submission of Student Financial Profile is suggested for this Scholarship.


Award Value: $900.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Open to undergraduates in their 3rd or 4th year of study majoring in Visual Arts (preferably sculpture)
– Must have achieved a minimum overall GPA of 7.5
– Must demonstrated financial need may be taken into consideration


Art History Award

Must complete SFP and apply to award.


Award Value: $650.00
Number of awards to be issued: 3
Award Type: Award
Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
  • Must be a resident of Ontario
  • 2nd year
  • 3rd year
  • 4th year

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– Given in recognition of excellence in art history to a visual arts student, enrolled in Year 2 or higher, of studies in the BA program.
– The recipient must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person
– Must be an Ontario resident and demonstrate financial need.
– Applicants must demonstrate an excellent record of achievement in art history


Carl Dair Memorial Scholarship

Department of Visual Arts will nominate a recipient.


Award Value: $800.00
Number of awards to be issued: 1
Award Type: Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria:

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

– A scholarship in recognition of studio performance and demonstrated excellence in studio work
– The Department of Visual Arts will select a recipient
– Successful recipient will be notified in the Winter Term 2021.