College of Arts & Communication

The following scholarships are available to students in the College of Arts & CommunicationsPlease note that a link to an external website does not constitute an endorsement by William Paterson University. We encourage you to carefully read through all instructions before providing information to an external scholarship website. You should never be asked to provide confidential information such as a Social Security Number, or be asked to pay for a scholarship service.

This list is organized according to application period, with January deadlines at the top. Biannual and quarterly deadlines are listed at the bottom. While some deadlines may have passed, most scholarships renew annually. 

Annual Deadlines (January - December)

LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship

Award: $2,000 (undergraduate), $3,250 (graduate)
Application Deadline: February 28th

Greater Than Gatsby Annual Scholarship
Award: $2,000
Application Deadline: March 1st

Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation Performing Arts Scholarship

Award: $3,000
Application Deadline: April 20th

Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Foundation Visual Arts Scholarship
Award: $3,000
Application Deadline: April 20th

Percussive Arts Society (PAS) Scholarships and Grants
Award: $300 - $2,500
Application Deadline: April 30th 

Biannual & Quarterly Deadlines