University at Buffalo
Department of


Art & Design

Art History

Visual Studies

Alan E. Cober Scholarship | Deadline February 22, 2013

February 15, 2013  by: Dom

The Alan E. Cober Scholarship award is intended to recognize and support talented art majors at UB who are engaged and committed to drawing. An award of approximately $1000 will be given annually to be applied towards completion of the student’s degree which can include supplies and tuition. All undergraduate accepted art majors in good academic standing may apply. All applications will be reviewed by the faculty Scholarship committee who will make the final decision.

Process of Application

  • A portfolio of between 10 and 15 digital images on CD or flash drive.  A packet of these materials must be submitted to the VS Department office (CFA 202). In addition to jpegs of drawings, submissions can include jpeg images from sketchbooks, works in progress, art books, or other forms of expression where drawing is celebrated.
  • A numbered inventory list (titles and description of assignments is optional) corresponding to work should be enclosed in hard copy or electronically and must include full contact information.
  • A statement (one page maximum length) about the content of the work, related interests and goals should be enclosed.

Application Deadline

  • The deadline for portfolio submission is Friday, February 22 at 3pm. Late submissions will not be considered.

> Download the Cober Scholarship Application


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