Design Capital Diversity Scholarship | NewSchool of Architecture & Design

The scholarship is available to all newly enrolled, full-time degree-seeking students at NewSchool admitted in the Fall Quarter. 

Recipients receive $5,000 towards tuition, awarded in the Fall Quarter of two subsequent academic years.

  • Complete the Application Form
  • Submit a short video (maximum 3 minutes) OR essay (maximum 2 pages) addressing the following
  • ​Demonstrate how you will contribute to diversity. Diversity is defined as belonging to a historically underrepresented group in higher education. Examples might include
      • Race or ethnicity
      • Social, economic, or geographic background
      • Gender and/ or sexual orientation
      • Religious, political, or ideological belief
      • Physical ability
      • Age
      • Marital or parental status
    • Share your education and career goals and aspirations
    • Answer the question: What does diversity bring to the design professions?

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