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The Art Institute of Las Vegas Tackles Higher Education Affordability with Art Grant Program

By: The Art Institutes

September 14, 2014

The Art Institute of Las Vegas, offering programs in design, fashion, media arts and culinary, today announced a new and innovative program to help reduce students’ debt, encourage smart borrowing, and improve the affordability of higher education. The Art Grant gives students the opportunity to earn and apply grant money toward their tuition—rewarding them for successfully completing course credits and progressing toward graduation.

Through the program, which will launch beginning Oct. 1, students at The Art Institute of Las Vegas are eligible to earn grant funding for every 12 course credits earned while maintaining continuous enrollment status, regardless of their program of study.  An eligible associate degree student may earn up to 15 percent (between $6,400 and $6,900) of their tuition in grant funding over the course of their studies and an eligible bachelor’s degree student may earn up to 20 percent (between $17,300 and $18,600) of their tuition in grant funding over the course of their studies at The Art Institute of Las Vegas. Students must meet all conditions to qualify.

“The Art Grant makes a creative education more affordable. At The Art Institute of Las Vegas, we’re committed to providing students with the opportunity to earn a creative education—and we’re excited to be able to reward dedicated students who have completed at least 12 credits with grants that reduce the cost of higher education,” said Mark Garland, President, The Art Institute of Las Vegas.

The Art Grant will be available to students enrolled in associate and bachelor’s degree programs at the following locations: The Art Institute of Portland; The Art Institute of Seattle; The Art Institute of Las Vegas; The Art Institute of California—Hollywood, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of California—Inland Empire, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of California—Los Angeles, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of  California—Orange County, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of  California—Sacramento, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of  California—San Diego, a campus of Argosy University; The Art Institute of  California—San Francisco, a campus of Argosy University; and The Art Institute of  California—Silicon Valley, a campus of Argosy University.

For more information about The Art Grant, please visit, new.artinstitutes.edu/las-vegas or www.aiartgrant.com/.

The Art Institute of Las Vegas is one of The Art Institutes, a system of over 50 schools throughout North America. Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options are subject to change. Several institutions included in The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University. The Art Institute of Las Vegas 2350 Corporate Circle, Las Vegas, NV 89074. ©2014 The Art Institutes International LLC. Our email address is csprogramadmin@edmc.edu.

By: The Art Institutes

September 14, 2014