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2021 Student Project Award

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I've applied! Now what?


Confirm your faculty member has recommend you.

They need to fill out the SPA Faculty Recommendation Form here. All faculty recommendations will be verified.  If you are selected, we will verify your enrollment status and GPA with the Chair of your department.  You will receive a confirmation email from the Arts Council acknowledging the receipt of your application. We may contact you if we have any questions. The winner will be notified by May 1, 2021.



•  Arts Council notification to awardee: 

    May 1, 2021

•  Presentation of $500

    at Annual Awards Luncheon: 

    (Day/time to be determined)

•  Student project completed: 

    First day of Fall 2021 semester

•  Presentation to Arts Council,

    balance of funds awarded: 

    September 2021, day TBD

What happens if my project is selected?

You will have all of summer break to complete your project. You will receive $500 from the Arts Council in May 2021 to begin your project and the remaining $500 upon completion to be awarded in September 2021.


The Arts Council for CSUN will provide a $1,000 Award to one full-time student in good standing with a GPA of 2.5 or better.  Applicant must be enrolled in the Mike Curb College of Arts, Media, and Communication majoring in Art, CTVA, Music or Theatre in the Spring semester of 2021.  The funds are to be used for a student project which must be completed prior to the beginning of the Fall semester of 2021.  An oral presentation may be required before a finalist is chosen.