The School Art League recognizes the artistic accomplishments of graduating seniors by presenting tuition scholarships to Pratt Institute and the School of Visual Arts at the annual awards ceremony. Scroll down to see a list of this year’s awardees.

Every New York City public high school principal may select students to submit a portfolio for these juried scholarships. The Department of Education Memo: “School Art League Awards and Scholarships” will be sent to all schools and will be available on our Memos page.

* Scholarship amounts may vary year to year.


The School Art League / School of Visual Arts / Henry Wolf Scholarship $28,000*


2019 recipient: Amanda Rodriguez
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts

This scholarship to the School of Visual Arts is awarded to a senior for excellence in art, academic achievement, and a commitment to pursue a career in the visual arts.


The School Art League / Pratt Institute / Marcia Friedmutter Scholarship $10,000*


2019 recipient: Zelinette Estrada
Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

This scholarship to Pratt Institute is awarded to a senior for excellence in art, academic achievement, and a commitment to pursue a career in the visual arts.