Department of Art and Design


TG/TW Awards


Talent Grants/Partial Tuition Waivers ($500-$2000/semester)


GPA: minimum 2.5
Juried: Demonstrated talent based on submitted portfolio.
Major/Year in School: Open to ALL Art majors and minors.
Deadline to Apply: Will be announced each semester via email, posters, and professors.
Award Amount: $500-$2000 each semester (15 - 20 awards given)

  • Must reapply each semester
  • This is a Service Award not a Scholarship. Departmental service and participation in the annual exhibition are REQUIRED.
  • Amount and number of awards will vary based on number of entries and available funding.
  • Must have been accepted for admission to WIU.
  • Must be enrolled full-time (12 s.h. minimum)


Applications submitted: Art and Design Office, Garwood Hall 32.