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Top 51 Graphic Design Scholarships in April 2024

Written by Gabriel Jimenez-Ekman

Gabriel Jimenez-Ekman is a content editor and writer at Scholarships360. He has managed communications and written content for a diverse array of organizations, including a farmer’s market, a concert venue, a student farm, an environmental NGO, and a PR agency. Gabriel graduated from Kenyon College with a degree in sociology.

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Updated: April 3rd, 2024

Graphic design is an incredibly versatile field — graphic design students may go on to find careers in publishing, marketing, corporate positions, freelance work for artists or venues, or even video game design. Graphic design scholarships exist in many forms, including awards for undergraduate, graduate, and vocational schools. These scholarships are a great way for aspiring graphic design professionals to pay for their degree!

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$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Scholarships360

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1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Scholarships360

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The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high school student who hopes to go to college, a graduate student who’s in a master’s program, or an adult learner who wants to return to school, you are eligible for our no essay scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to students who get the most out of Scholarships360 scholarships and content. You will be a strong applicant if you apply to scholarships with the Scholarships360 platform. Finalists for this scholarship will be interviewed about their process for funding their education.Show Less

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

$2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application
1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students

Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for school.

1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students
Apply

“Creativity Takes Courage” Scholarship for Art Students

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Scholarships360

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1 award worth $500
Deadline Jan 31, 2025
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students

Offered by Scholarships360

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This award is open to students studying any form of visual and/or performing arts who write an essay expressing their views on creativity and courage.…Show More

This award is open to students studying any form of visual and/or performing arts who write an essay expressing their views on creativity and courage.…Show More

This award is open to students studying any form of visual and/or performing arts who write an essay expressing their views on creativity and courage. The French artist Henri Matisse once said, “another word for creativity is courage.” Artists can be loved and appreciated for their work, but they also have the potential to be criticized and rejected. Releasing art into the world involves overcoming fear and self-doubt. Even the most successful artists grapple with questions like “am I good enough?” or “will people like this?” If you’re a creative student who has ever struggled with these questions, we encourage you to apply for this scholarship! See the “Application Information” section below for details regarding the essay prompt. Please note that applicants will be reviewed based on both the quality of their essay and quantity of scholarships applied for on the Scholarships360 platform. Scholarships360 users who are more active on the platform will be given higher consideration. We look forward to reading your application! Show Less

1 award worth $500
Deadline Jan 31, 2025
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students
Apply

$40,000 Build a College List Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application
Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior
Apply

South Dakota Retailers Association Scholarship Program

Offered by South Dakota Retailers Association

6 awards worth $2,100 - $3,500
Deadline Apr 23, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by South Dakota Retailers Association

Looking to pursue a career in retail or hospitality? The South Dakota Retailers Association Scholarship Program is here to help! The program offers financial assistance…Show More

Looking to pursue a career in retail or hospitality? The South Dakota Retailers Association Scholarship Program is here to help! The program offers financial assistance…Show More

Looking to pursue a career in retail or hospitality? The South Dakota Retailers Association Scholarship Program is here to help! The program offers financial assistance to students studying in fields related to retail, including business administration, the culinary arts, Auto Mechanics, Landscape Design, Pharmacy, Photography, and more. As long as you're enrolled in a qualifying program at an accredited school and have graduated from a South Dakota high school, you're eligible to apply. Plus, if you've completed at least 24 credits from a college or university or 12 credits from a tech school or professional training institute, you're good to go. Don't have that much education under your belt? No worries - full-time work experience in lieu of the education requirement is also acceptable. Apply and take the first step towards your dream career!Show Less

6 awards worth $2,100 - $3,500
Deadline Apr 23, 2024
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

Niche $25,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Niche

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Niche

Easy Application

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

WJA Student Scholarships

Offered by Women's Jewelry Association

Multiple awards worth up to $7,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Women's Jewelry Association

The WJA Student Scholarships are funded by the Women's Jewelry Association, an organization that helps women in the jewelry and watch industries advance and develop…Show More

The WJA Student Scholarships are funded by the Women's Jewelry Association, an organization that helps women in the jewelry and watch industries advance and develop…Show More

The WJA Student Scholarships are funded by the Women's Jewelry Association, an organization that helps women in the jewelry and watch industries advance and develop professionally through networking, education, leadership development, and the provision of member services. Every year, their WJA Student Scholarships award up to $7,000 to multiple female or female-identifying students who are currently enrolled in a jewelry, metalsmithing, or watch program. If this scholarship sounds like a fit for you, keep on reading for more application details.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $7,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

PGSF Full-Time Students Scholarship

Offered by Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation

Multiple awards worth up to $5,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students

Offered by Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation

Are you a current or incoming college student pursuing a degree in a printing-related field, graphic communication, or publishing? If so, consider applying for the…Show More

Are you a current or incoming college student pursuing a degree in a printing-related field, graphic communication, or publishing? If so, consider applying for the…Show More

Are you a current or incoming college student pursuing a degree in a printing-related field, graphic communication, or publishing? If so, consider applying for the PGSF Full-Time Students Scholarship! The scholarship is open to students who are or will be enrolled in a printing or graphics program at a postsecondary institution within the United States. Each year, recipients can earn up to $5,000 per academic year. The scholarship can be renewed for up to four years of college as long as the student continues to meet basic eligibility requirements. If you are passionate about a career in graphic communications or printing and are looking for help funding your education, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $5,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students
Get Started

$25k “Be Bold” No-Essay Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

PGSF Part-Time Students Scholarship

Offered by Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundation

Multiple awards worth $1,000 - $5,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundation

Are you currently employed by a company in the graphic communications industry? Further, are you enrolled in an online or enrolled part-time in a printing…Show More

Are you currently employed by a company in the graphic communications industry? Further, are you enrolled in an online or enrolled part-time in a printing…Show More

Are you currently employed by a company in the graphic communications industry? Further, are you enrolled in an online or enrolled part-time in a printing or graphics program at a technical school, college, or university within the United States? If so, consider applying for the PGSF Part-Time Students Scholarship! The scholarship is open to individuals who are employed by a company in the graphics communications industry who are either enrolled part-time or in an online printing or graphics post-secondary program in the United States. Each year, recipients can earn up to $5,000 per academic year. The scholarship can be renewed for up to four years of college as long as the student continues to meet basic eligibility requirements. If you are passionate about graphic communications or printing and intend to continue your career in the field, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $1,000 - $5,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

Exhibitus Scholarship for Students of Design

Offered by Exhibitus

Multiple awards worth $1,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students

Offered by Exhibitus

Introducing the Exhibitus Scholarship for Students of Design! This prestigious opportunity is open to students pursuing a degree in the diverse field of design, including…Show More

Introducing the Exhibitus Scholarship for Students of Design! This prestigious opportunity is open to students pursuing a degree in the diverse field of design, including…Show More

Introducing the Exhibitus Scholarship for Students of Design! This prestigious opportunity is open to students pursuing a degree in the diverse field of design, including architectural design, graphic design, interior design, motion media design, and industrial design. Applicants must be current or prospective full-time students at accredited U.S. universities who are 18 years or older. Don't miss out on this incredible chance to showcase your talent and receive support for your educational journey!Show Less

Multiple awards worth $1,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students
Get Started

$10,000 CollegeXpress Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application
1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
Apply

Against The Grain Artistic Scholarship

Offered by Against the Grain Productions

Multiple awards worth up to $1,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students

Offered by Against the Grain Productions

Are you a high school senior or college student of at least 25% Asian of Pacific Islander heritage who is (or will be) pursuing a…Show More

Are you a high school senior or college student of at least 25% Asian of Pacific Islander heritage who is (or will be) pursuing a…Show More

Are you a high school senior or college student of at least 25% Asian of Pacific Islander heritage who is (or will be) pursuing a major in a performing or visual art field, journalism, and/or mass communications? If so, the Against the Grain Artistic Scholarship may be a great opportunity for you! Each year, the scholarship awards $1,000 to an Asian/Pacific Islander applicant with an impressive artistic portfolio and thoughtful essay about their art. The scholarship is funded by Against the Grain Productions, an organization dedicated to promoting leadership, unity, and artistry in the Asian American community. If you would like to display your artwork while receiving financial help for college, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $1,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students
Get Started

LiveLikeLyly Memorial Scholarship

Offered by Against The Grain Productions

Multiple awards worth $1,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students

Offered by Against The Grain Productions

Are you a current or incoming college student of at least 25% Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry? Further, are or will you be majoring in…Show More

Are you a current or incoming college student of at least 25% Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry? Further, are or will you be majoring in…Show More

Are you a current or incoming college student of at least 25% Asian or Pacific Islander ancestry? Further, are or will you be majoring in fashion or graphic design? If so, consider applying for the LiveLikeLyLy Memorial Scholarship! Each year, the scholarship awards $1,000 to multiple Asian/Pacific Islander current and incoming full-time college students majoring in Fashion or Graphic Design. The scholarship is offered by Against The Grain Productions, an organization that “produces educational, enlightening and entertaining events that drive awareness to Asian American culture and the arts.” The LiveLikeLyly Memorial Scholarship was created in honor of Lyly Koenig Mendez, a skilled graphic designer, fashion designer, and former NFL cheerleader. If you want to live like Lyly and achieve your dreams in the creative arts, we encourage you to apply!Show Less

Multiple awards worth $1,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students
Get Started

$1,000 Appily Easy College Money Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Appily

Easy Application
Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore

Offered by Appily

Easy Application

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be awarded each month.Show Less

Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore
Apply

The American Advertising Federation-New Mexico (AAF-NM) Scholarship Fund

Offered by Albuquerque Community Foundation

Multiple awards worth up to $1,400
Deadline Jun 6, 2024
Grade Level College Upperclassmen & Graduate Students

Offered by Albuquerque Community Foundation

Are you an undergraduate upperclassman or graduate student from New Mexico who is attending a New Mexico four-year nonprofit or public educational institution to pursue…Show More

Are you an undergraduate upperclassman or graduate student from New Mexico who is attending a New Mexico four-year nonprofit or public educational institution to pursue…Show More

Are you an undergraduate upperclassman or graduate student from New Mexico who is attending a New Mexico four-year nonprofit or public educational institution to pursue a course of study related to advertising or communications? If so, you may be eligible for the American Advertising Federation-New Mexico (AAF-NM) Scholarship Fund! Each year, the scholarship awards 1-2 awards worth up to $1,400 each to New Mexico residents at an in-state university who have a passion for advertising and/or communications. Eligible fields of study include business with a marketing emphasis, journalism with an advertising emphasis, strategic communications, advertising and marketing, or graphic design, fine art, photography, or illustration while maintaining a career focus in advertising or public relations. If you're a New Mexican undergraduate upperclassman or graduate student who is attending an in-state university to study advertising or communications-related fields, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $1,400
Deadline Jun 6, 2024
Grade Level College Upperclassmen & Graduate Students
Get Started

Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE) Scholarship Program

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Out of Home Advertising Association of America

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline Jun 10, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors, College & Graduate Students

Offered by Out of Home Advertising Association of America

The Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE) Scholarship Program is funded by the Out of Home Advertising Association of America (OAAA), an organization…Show More

The Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE) Scholarship Program is funded by the Out of Home Advertising Association of America (OAAA), an organization…Show More

The Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE) Scholarship Program is funded by the Out of Home Advertising Association of America (OAAA), an organization that looks to be a passionate advocate and a progressive thought leader that protects, unites, and advances the interests of the out-of-home (OOH) advertising industry. Every year, the Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE) Scholarship Program awards $5,000 to multiple current and incoming postsecondary students. If this scholarship sounds like a fit for you, keep on reading for more application details.Show Less

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline Jun 10, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors, College & Graduate Students
Get Started

$5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application
1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian university or college.

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
Apply

Workamajig Generative AI + Human Design Scholarship

Offered by Workamajig

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School & College Students

Offered by Workamajig

Are you a high school or college student pursuing a marketing, business, or graphic design-related certification or degree? Further, do you have an interest in…Show More

Are you a high school or college student pursuing a marketing, business, or graphic design-related certification or degree? Further, do you have an interest in…Show More

Are you a high school or college student pursuing a marketing, business, or graphic design-related certification or degree? Further, do you have an interest in generative AI? If so, consider applying for the Workamajig Generative AI + Human Design Scholarship! Each year, the scholarship awards $5,000 to the top applicant who either (1) creates an overview video that will be used to promote this contest in the future, (2) creates a stunning visual portrait of a college student at graduation, or (3) visually depicts the revolutionary new technology (Generative AI) in a picture or video. In addition, all applicants must write a 500-word essay (not using Generative AI) to describe "why companies should use human graphic designers alongside Generative AI, instead of only using Generative AI design tech, or only using traditional graphic designers without incorporating Generative AI." If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School & College Students
Get Started

League of NH Craftsmen Craft Education Scholarship

Offered by League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Rolling
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

Are you a professional craftsperson living in New Hampshire or within ten miles of its border wanting to pursue an educational activity to learn more…Show More

Are you a professional craftsperson living in New Hampshire or within ten miles of its border wanting to pursue an educational activity to learn more…Show More

Are you a professional craftsperson living in New Hampshire or within ten miles of its border wanting to pursue an educational activity to learn more or improve your skill in your chosen craft? If so, consider applying for the League of NH Craftsmen Craft Education Scholarship! On a rolling basis, the scholarship awards applicants the cost of their chosen educational activity to help support local craftspeople and enhance their skills and creativity. The scholarship committee is interested in supporting intensive educational activities that present creative approaches to learning such as workshops, courses, seminars, or other activities. If you're a New Hampshire or otherwise local (to NH) craftsperson wanting to pursue further education in your craft, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Rolling
Grade Level All Grade Levels
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Top Easy Scholarships of April 2024

Scholarship
Amount
Deadline
Apply Link
Scholarship:
$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship
Amount:

$10,000

Deadline:

June 30, 2024

Jun 30, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy scholarship open to all US-based high school, college, community college and graduate students.

Scholarship:
$2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship
Amount:

$2,000

Deadline:

April 30, 2024

Apr 30, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy $2,000 monthly scholarship. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for school!

Scholarship:
Niche $25,000 “No Essay” Scholarship
Amount:

$25,000

Deadline:

May 31, 2024

May 31, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

How to win scholarships for graphic design

If you’re applying for graphic design scholarships, you may be required to submit examples of your work that showcase your skills. If this is the case, try to be selective with the pieces that you include in your application. It’s important to showcase only your very best work so that you can put your best foot forward with scholarship committees. Check out our guide on creating a portfolio to learn how to put together a compelling collection of work.

You may also be required to submit an essay as part of your application. As with any scholarship essay, it’s important to demonstrate your passion and goals when applying for graphic design scholarships. Scholarship committees often read thousands of applications, so you’ll want to write an essay that stands out from the crowd. 

Fortunately, we have many resources to help you write a top-notch essay. These include guides on writing 250 or 500 word essays, writing an essay about yourself, and writing a winning scholarship essay. You can also take a look at our overview of the most common scholarship essay prompts.

Resources for students studying graphic design

The great thing about studying graphic design is that there are so many resources you can leverage to learn new skills and network with industry professionals. Here are a few professional organizations dedicated to graphic design that you should check out: 

American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)

AIGA is the world’s largest and most well-known professional design association. This organization offers a host of great resources for graphic design students, including job boards, training tutorials, design competitions, and annual conferences. AIGA offers memberships for students and designers of all types and experience levels.

The Society of Illustrators

Illustration is a branch of graphic design focused on drawing. If drawing is your specialty, you should consider joining the Society of Illustrators! This professional association offers art competitions, educational programs, as well as local meet-ups and annual conferences.

Graphic Artists Guild

This organization is dedicated to helping graphic artists and designers build and maintain successful careers. Members benefit from educational and business resources, virtual and in-person social / educational events, and advocacy for fair working conditions. 

The following organizations are also dedicated to supporting graphic designers: 

Frequently asked questions about graphic design scholarships

What college should I go to if I want to be a graphic designer?

The Rhode Island School of Design, Yale University, and Art Center College of Design are known for having strong graphic design programs. That being said, every school has its own specialties. It’s always a good idea to research the department of each school to see if it is in line with your interests and graphic design strengths.

Is graphic design a good major?

Graphic design is a highly versatile major that opens the door to many creative careers. It allows for intersections between the corporate world and visual arts, and can be a perfect field of study to both fuel your passion project and pay the bills.

Do graphic designers get paid well?

Payscale.com found the median salary of graphic designers to be $45,939. Salaries vary widely among graphic designers, as some may work for a small startup, while others could work for a huge corporation. Additionally, many graphic designers are freelance, while others are full-time employees. These factors can all change graphic designers’ pay dramatically.

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Top Easy Scholarships of April 2024

Scholarship
Amount
Deadline
Apply Link
Scholarship:
$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship
Amount:

$10,000

Deadline:

June 30, 2024

Jun 30, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy scholarship open to all US-based high school, college, community college and graduate students.

Scholarship:
$2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship
Amount:

$2,000

Deadline:

April 30, 2024

Apr 30, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy $2,000 monthly scholarship. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for school!

Scholarship:
Niche $25,000 “No Essay” Scholarship
Amount:

$25,000

Deadline:

May 31, 2024

May 31, 2024

Apply
Scholarship Details +

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

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