Course(s) Offered: Competition (Arts, Design, Music, Drama, etc)
Course Level: Undergraduate (bachelors)
Provider: The New School
Country to Study in: USA
Ever dreamt of a creative career in the city that never sleeps? This is your chance to win a scholarship for a Bachelor's degree at a prestigious university in New York. "The New School" presents a life changing scholarship opportunity organized by "Student Competitions" – The New School Competition.
For the third year in a row, "The New School" is providing students across the globe with a unique opportunity to use their skills and knowledge to win a scholarship for five of their undergraduate divisions.
Apply for The New School Competition and compete for scholarships for bachelor’s degree in New York City. Applications are open to students and young professionals worldwide!
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Does this sound like you?
- I am interested in art, design, music, jazz, drama or the liberal arts
- I want to study at a prestigious university in New York City
- I want to start my bachelor’s degree 2015
- I want to attend the same school as successful people such as Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan and Alexander Wang
- I want to study at a school that has its campus around Manhattan, NYC
- I want to receive a scholarship (valued up to $160,000) to study at The New School
This offer is open to high school and college students worldwide who will begin their undergraduate studies in fall 2015. High school students graduating after summer 2015 are also welcome to participate in the competition, win a chance to win one of five iPad minis.
Citizens of ALL countries worldwide
The five participating divisions of The New School are:
- Parsons The New School for Design
- Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
- Mannes College The New School for Music
- The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
- The New School for Drama
Fields of study
Undergraduate level studies in art, design, music, jazz, drama or the liberal arts
Number of awards
About ten scholarships will be awarded, in addition to gifts that will be given out
Inquire from the sponsor
One full and one partial scholarship for bachelor’s program to each of the five participating school. The winning submissions to each division of The New School will be awarded a full-tuition scholarship; second prize winners will win a partial-tuition scholarship.
Apple iPad Mini products will be given away for extraordinary submissions to five high school students (not graduating by June 2015).
Scholarships valued up to $160,000!
Method of Application
Dream big – enter the challenge today!
Until February 1, international applicants interested in beginning undergraduate studies in fall 2015 are able to enter The New School’s scholarship competition and apply to their chosen participating division at the university.
The Competition Process involves the following:
- Register for the competition (via link below).
- Answer the multiple-choice questions.
- Submit a video explaining “Why You Are New School”.
- Apply to your chosen division of The New School.
The deadline date to submit all applications is February 1, 2015.
About the Participating SchoolsParsons The New School for Design
Notable for its superior education and further popularized by the hit TV-show “Project Runway,” Parsons is widely recognized as one of the most prestigious art and design universities in the world. By studying at Parsons, students will follow in the footsteps of successful designers such as Marc Jacobs, Alexander Wang and Donna Karan. Parsons’ frequent collaboration with companies–Christian Louboutin, Louis Vuitton and Manolo Blahnik, to name just a few–enable students to experience real-life case studies.
The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
At The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York City’s Greenwich Village, you’ll study and jam with professional musicians and some of the best student musicians from around the world. You’ll be one of only 300 students at the school, but because it’s part of The New School, you’ll have access to the resources of a leading urban university.
Mannes College The New School for Music
Mannes College The New School for Music is a leading classical music conservatory in New York City that’s committed to providing an education that’s relevant to our changing world.
The Mannes faculty includes artists from such leading organizations as the New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.
Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
A school like no other, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts offers the intimacy of a small college and the resources of The New School, a leading university in the heart of New York City. Lang’s creative, independent students engage with the city both in and outside of the classroom. They hold their own in seminar-style classes and immerse themselves in New York’s cultural and civic life.
The New School for Drama
The New School for Drama prepares students to be 21st-century artists and creative thinkers. The interdisciplinary curriculum will enable you to explore acting, directing, playwriting and creative technologies, guiding you toward a career in the dramatic arts. And because we’re in New York City, we utilize our close relationship with New York’s producers and theater owners to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the city’s unique resources, offering you a non-stop sampling of our dazzling array of theatres, cinemas, concert halls, performing arts spaces and museums.
Our classes are small and our faculty includes award-winning professionals from New York’s theater community. At The New School for Drama, you’ll not only cultivate the intellectual, conceptual, and critical skills needed to launch careers in theater, you’ll also have the educational advantages of access to a broad liberal arts curriculum with offerings in the humanities, fine arts and social sciences.
Application Deadline: 1 February 2015
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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