Sam Fox Ambassadors Graduate FellowshipDEADLINE:
The Sam Fox Ambassadors Graduate Fellowship awards 10 full-tuition scholarships each year to outstanding candidates for graduate study at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, US.
Ambassadors will be selected from top applicants to the following degree programs: Master of Architecture, Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art, Master of Fine Arts in Illustration & Visual Culture, Master of Landscape Architecture, and Master of Urban Design.
All applicants to graduate programs at the Sam Fox School will be considered for the Sam Fox Ambassadors Program; no separate application is required. Finalists will be asked to participate in a remote interview with Sam Fox School faculty.
Criteria for selection of Ambassadors include:
- Academic excellence
- Strength of portfolio and written application materials
- Capacity for creative and technical distinction in chosen field(s)
- Demonstrated intellectual curiosity, initiative, and perseverance
- Commitment to participating in an interdisciplinary community
Ambassadors will also receive an annual $750 travel stipend to support individual research or School-sponsored travel. The tuition waiver and stipend will be renewed annually for Ambassadors in good standing.
In addition to the tuition waiver and stipend, Ambassadors will participate in a series of events each year designed to build deep and meaningful connections across disciplines that advance their creative work and scholarship.
January 15, 2020: Applications due for graduate architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design programs
February 3, 2020: Applications due for graduate visual art and illustration and visual culture programs
Mid-February 2020: Ambassador finalists identified; interviews scheduled
Early March 2020: Notification of admittance and Ambassador selections