Nowadays, people are becoming more fashion enthusiast and like to invest their money in designer clothes, accessories, footwear etc. The fashion design industry is flourishing and has become one of the successful industries out there. Footwear designing is a dynamic field of fashion design. Courses available in this field are gaining much more popularity, especially among young students who aim to get into the fashion industry. With the increase in popularity of designer footwear, the need for talented designers in this field is emerging these days. To help nurture the new generation of leaders in this field, Two Ten Footwear Foundation is now sponsoring Higher Education Footwear Design Scholarships for 2021. To participate in this program, aspirants must be enrolled or about to enrol in an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.
Pursuing a footwear design course can pose a financial burden on students and their families. Students might have to spend thousands of dollars in order to gain an education in this area. These expenses that are made during the course can increase the financial worries of students and cause them to drop out. Two Ten Footwear Foundation is aware of the financial challenges that students go through, and that is why it has designed these wonderful scholarship programs that students can take advantage of. For these scholarships, applicants will be selected based on their design potential and financial need. These are annual programs that will be renewed for up to four years of undergraduate study. Winners will receive 3k as the award amount.
Two Ten Footwear Foundation is committed to providing emergency financial assistance, natural disaster recovery, educational scholarships, counselling services and professional development programs. Through these services, it strives to improve the lives and careers of the country’s 330,000 footwear employees and their families. It is the only industry-centric foundation in the country. It brings the footwear community together to support each other during times of crisis and ensure a bright future for the industry’s workforce.
Get quick information through this table:
|Organization||Two Ten Footwear Foundation|
|Educational Level||College and university students|
|Number of Awards||N/A|
|Application Deadline||April 1, 2021|
|Requirements||Transcript, student aid report and portfolio of three photos demonstrating your interest in footwear design|
Who May Be Eligible
Please check out the following requirements before applying:
- Applicant must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen;
- Candidates must be enrolled or about to enrol in an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school;
- Aspirants must submit three design drawings from their portfolio.
How to Apply
Interested candidates can send their application through the online portal of Scholarship America, where they need to log in with their existed account or sign up to access the online application form.
- The current, complete transcript of grades
- The first page of your Student Aid Report containing the Estimated Family Contribution (EFC)
- A portfolio of three photos showing your interest in footwear design
This scholarship is valued at $3,000 and granted to one worthy candidate who meets all eligibility requirements and sends all requirements documents to the firm on time. This scholarship will assist candidates in their academic pursuits and cover their educational expenses, not limited to, such as tuition, books and supplies, transportation and accommodation etc.
Applicants can send their application on or before April 1, 2021. Send your application as early as possible to get the best consideration for this program.