About the Scholarship

Against the Grain Artistic Scholarship is recognized and is sponsored by Against The Grain Productions (ATG). ATG Productions is a traditional 501(c)(3) charitable association that finds whimsical, inventive and engaging approaches to advance authority.

Against The Grain Artistic Scholarship helps Asian America UG students with financial assistance and career advancement. A student who plans to major in the performing, visual expressions, reporting as well as mass communication will be taken into consideration.


How to apply for this scholarship?

  • The students applying for this scholarship must first fill their FAFSA application form with all the necessary details to receive the SAR and determine the financial position to pay for the education.

  • It is mandatory for a candidate to submit the quality of content either in an essay or an artistic portfolio.

  • A letter of recommendation must be submitted by a student to be one among the deserving applicants to receive award amount.

  • Candidates must be involved in community services experience and must exhibit leadership skills.


Scholarship Award Amount

  • This scholarship provides $1,000 to be applied toward school tuition and fees, funds will be disbursed directly to the educational institution in the student’s name.

  • The scholarships offered are non-renewable and the number of awards offered by this scholarship is limited to one candidate each academic year.


Deadline Information

The last date to submit all the necessary documents to the institution is fixed on May 07, 2020. A student is advised to fill up their application and submit as soon as possible.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be of at least half Asian and/ or Pacific Islander born.

  • A student must be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-United States resident.

  • A recipient must be either a high school senior or a college student and must have maintained the grade point average of 3.0 or above. 

  • Candidates must have enrolled at an accredited U.S. vocational, junior college, or four-year institution full-time degree program.

  • To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must be pursuing a visual/performing arts degree.