2024 Jay Kennedy Scholarship Details Coming Soon!

Drawn to cartooning? You could win a $5000 scholarship from the NCSF!

April 18, 2024

Details to apply for the 2024 Jay Kennedy Memorial Scholarship for Cartooning are coming soon! You could be awarded a $5000 scholarship!

Applicants must be students at a 4-year college in the United States, Canada or Mexico who will be a Junior or Senior during the 2024-2025 academic year. Applicants do not have to be art majors to be eligible for this scholarship.


Along with a completed entry form, applicants are required to send 8 samples of their own cartooning artwork (copies only); noting if and where the work has been published, either in print or on the web. (See application for details.) Original artwork cannot be accepted and should not be submitted, as no submissions can be returned.

The applications will be judged by the National Cartoonists Society Foundation (NCSF) and the number of scholarships given out and their amounts will be at the discretion of the NCSF.

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