February 4, 2019

2019-2020 SCA Scholarships Announcement

Apply February 1 - March 2

The USC School of Cinematic Arts offers a wide range of scholarship opportunities for SCA major undergraduate and graduate students.  The online application for SCA Scholarships is now open.

The Scholarship page on the SCA Community contains descriptions of scholarship awards, eligibility requirements, and instructions on how to apply.  Competition for scholarships is significant. Recipients are selected on academic merit and/or financial need.  Please take note of important upcoming deadlines and read through the information on the SCA Community carefully as many of the awards require additional materials. 

Please download the Scholarship Info Packet from the "Resources" tab under Scholarships on the SCA Community. This will be the most thorough and detailed listing of awards, eligibility criteria, dates and deadlines,  and supplemental materials.

SCA Scholarship Orientation

You may view the SCA Scholarship Orientation online directly via the following link, or you may access it on the Scholarship tab of the SCA Community.

SCA Scholarship Orientation will cover:
  • Information on available scholarships
  • Review of application process
  • Eligibity Requirements
  • Explanation of scholarship recipient responsibilities
Important SCA Scholarship Dates
February 1, 2019: Online Scholarship Application becomes available
  • The online application for SCA Scholarships will be available on the SCA Community starting February 1
March 2, 2019: 
  • SCA Online Scholarship Application Due
  • Various merit scholarship applications due (verify dates/deadlines via the SCA Community)
  • No late applications will be accepted
April 27, 2019: 
  • Writing SLOAN grant applications.  Note: Science Advisor Reports can be submitted with the scripts.
  • Scripts for Writing Merit scholarships Only (No other application materials will be accepted)

Please note: Other scholarship opportunities may become available during the school year, outside of the cycle listed above.  You will be emailed regarding such opportunities, so please keep your email information up-to-date on the SCA Community.

More Information


Contact Information

Name: Student Services
Email: studentservices@cinema.usc.edu
Phone: 213-740-8358