Applicants must be college students in the United States, Canada or Mexico that will be in their Junior or Senior year of college during the 2009-2010 academic year. Applicants DO NOT have to be art majors to be eligible for this scholarship.
Along with a completed entry form (download), applicants are required to send 5 samples of their own cartooning artwork; noting if and where the work has been published (either print or web). Please send copies. DO NOT send original artwork. DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 6, 2009
The applications will be judged by the National Cartoonists Society Foundation (NCSF) and the number of scholarships given out and their amounts will be at their discretion of the NCSF.
Please send your completed form and your cartooning artwork (8.5×11 copies only, no originals). Send CDs for animation only.
THE JAY KENNEDY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP National Cartoonists Society Foundation 341 N. Maitland Avenue, Suite 130 Maitland, FL 32751
NCS membership is open to all creative professionals who earn a substantial part of their income working in the fields of cartooning, illustration, animation and graphic storytelling. We are an organization of esteemed peers and we welcome new members!