Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Edwin J. and Mildred B. Keene Art and Music Scholarship

Application Deadline:
See Below
Duration:
Annual
Amount Range:
$1,110 - $2,200
Contact:
Janet Brady
773-298-3091
brady@sxu.edu

Scholarship Details

The Edwin J. and Mildred B. Keene Scholarship in Art and Music was established by Dr. Carol A. Keene '61 in honor of her parents. In the Music Department, the Keene Scholarship will be awarded to:

General Criteria

  • an entering freshman with a minimum overall high school GPA of 2.5/4.0 or
  • a transfer student with no more than 20 hours of transfer credit

Art Criteria

This will be granted based upon:

  • a portfolio (six to eight pieces in any medium) reviewed by faculty in the Art and Design Department,
  • a letter of application stating the student's interests in and goals for art,
  • recommendations by two high school teachers (one of whom teaches in the arts), and/or
  • participation in invitational shows that are juried by high school instructors.

This scholarship is renewable as long as the student maintains a 3.0 GPA in art and design classes and a cumulative GPA of 2.5/4.0. If the recipient changes his/her major from art or design, he/she shall forfeit the scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded after a portfolio review.

For more information, please contact Nathan Peck at 773-298-3876 or peck@sxu.edu.

Music CRITERIA

This will be granted based upon:

This scholarship is renewable as long as the student maintains a 3.0 GPA in music classes and a cumulative GPA of 2.5/4.0. If the recipient changes his/her major from music, he/she shall forfeit the scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded after a required audition.

For more information, please contact Greg Coutts at 773-298-3207 or coutts@sxu.edu.