2010 West/Southwest Collegiate

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Attention all Associate, Bachelor, and Masters Degree candidates with an interest in the visual arts, currently enrolled at a West/Southwest Regional public or private college or university.  No matter what major, if you paint, illustrate, sculpt, design, draw, photograph, or just create art, you are eligible to enter the 3rd Annual Fine Art Finals West/Southwest Regional Scholarship Competition.

Media accepted into Collegiate Regional Scholarship Competition include:

  • Drawing   -  graphite, colored pencil, pen and ink, marker, pastel, charcoal, etc.
  •  Painting   - oil, acrylic, watercolor, gouache, etc.
  •  Printmaking  -  etching, lithography, screen-printing, etc.
  •  Sculpture   - clay, ceramic, plaster, marble, glass, wood, resin, metal, porcelain, etc.
  •  Jewelry   -  gemstones, precious metals, or other materials, etc.
  •  Fibers   -  textiles, fabrics, yarn, natural and synthetic fibers, etc.
  •  Photography   -  traditional and digital.
  •  Digital Art   -  please see information page for details
  • Graphic Design  - traditional and digital, see information page for digital details

The Fine Art Finals Scholarship Competition is dedicated to the promotion of talented and gifted emerging artists at the collegiate level and awards their mastery of technique and excellence of artistic achievement.  Finalists and Winners will be selected based on quality, originality, and the creativity of their work.  All works will compete against all other entries, not judged by category.

Scholarship Awards:

First Place: $1200
Second Place: $600
Third Place: $300

Two Honorable Mentions: $50

Collegiate Entry Form & Poster Download:

Must be postmarked by
Friday, May 7, 2010

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Notification of Finalists by E-mail:  June 11, 2010
Notification of Winners by E-mail:  June 21, 2010
Scholarships mailed to Winners:  July 5, 2010

West/Southwest Region includes the following States:

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho,
Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon,
Texas, Utah, Washington, & Wyoming

To view last year's 2009 West/Southwest Finalists and Winners, click - here

To view all Finalist and Winning Artwork, click - here


Please review the Q&A Page before submitting questions.

Any questions regarding the West/Southwest Collegiate Scholarship Competition,
 please email:   West_Southwest@fineARTfinals.com

For other inquires, visit our contact page for the appropriate email address- here

Collegiate Competition Deadlines:

2010 West/Southwest Regional Collegiate Competition: 

2009 Midwest Regional Collegiate Competition:  
CLOSED - (click here for results)

Northeast Regional Collegiate Competition: TBA

Southeast Regional Collegiate Competition: TBA

For other regional competitions,
please check Fine Art Finals website for updates on new competition dates.

All Finalist and Winning Artwork displayed is subject to Individual Artist's copyright 
and cannot be used or copied without Artist's expressed permission.