Virginia Anderson Bates Scholarship in Art Education

The Virginia Anderson Bates Scholarship in Art Education is available through the University of Central Missouri Foundation for an undergraduate student pursuing a degree in art. This scholarship is made possible by way of a gift from Charles Brian Roberts of Overland Park, KS, in honor of his grandmother, Virginia Anderson Bates. A student must be a full-time undergraduate in good academic standing, pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education with a major in Art, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in major. Student must have graduated from a Missouri or Kansas public or charter high school or earned equivalent GED in MO or KS. Student must demonstrate financial need.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please note that consideration for art scholarships requires a digital portfolio of 15-20 pieces of recent work which may include drawings and two- and three-dimensional pieces. This must be submitted at the following website Contact the Art Department office at 660-543-4481 with questions.