Applications and scholarship offers will remain anonymous, and we will do what we can to make offers in a timely manner. See the timeline below to get some idea what to expect regarding communication. We will confirm receipt of your application within two business days, and will let you know of any problems with your application within 5 business days. Please note that submitting false information will result in immediate disqualification.
Those selected will receive assistance to attend ARTIFACT Conference, September 29 & October 1, 2019 at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar in Austin, Texas. All recipients are expected to abide by our Conference Code of Conduct and the Alamo Drafthouse Code of Conduct.
POTENTIAL DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP OFFERINGS: • Discounted or free tickets to the ARTIFACT Conference • Financial assistance with travel • Financial assistance with accommodations • Financial assistance with evening meals during the conference (breakfast and lunch are served at the conference)
THINGS WE CANNOT OFFER AT THIS TIME: • Discounts or free tickets for Wednesday workshops • Childcare
DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP TIMELINE: • Applications are due before June 1, 2019 • Anonymous judging of applications during the month of June • Scholarship offers sent via email starting July 1, 2019 • Scholarship recipients will have five business days to accept or refuse offers • Refused offers will be passed along to the next applicant on our waiting list • No scholarship offers will be made after August 15, 2019