FOA is seeking College of Fine Arts students for board positions
The 12-member FOA Executive Board has two positions available for student board members. They welcome a Junior and Senior for this academic year (a two-year commitment for an incoming junior). Please consider this exciting position which will help you expand your college experience while supporting the mission of Friends of the Arts- both in the College of Fine Arts and throughout the Bloomington-Normal community.
Click here for more information and the application form.
Friends of the Arts Academic Support Grants
The Friends of the Arts offer grants to support College of Fine Arts artistic projects, events, visiting artists, and student travel. Grants are available of up to $500 for an individual and up to $1,000 for a group. Learn more and find out how you can apply.Friends of the Arts anounces new scholarship opportunity for incoming freshman and transfer students.
Friends of the Arts Endowment Scholarship
Become a Friend
Become a Friend of the Arts today with our online form.
Contact the College of Fine Arts at (309) 438-8322 or email the Friends at FOA@ilstu.edu.
Why should I become a Friend?
By becoming a Friend of the Arts, not only do you help instill appreciation of the fine arts and education in our society, but your support also helps provide essential scholarships for generations of artists. In addition, members receive special perks for events, including sneak peaks to art exhibitions, premier seating at concerts and productions, and exclusive opportunities to meet with directors, artists, musicians, and performers.
How can I help?
Simply by attending more fine art events you help to foster an appreciation for the arts in our community. Stay up to date! Bring a friend! Have fun!
Become a Member
Become a Friend by donating $50 or more per year and the benefits are great! Contributions primarily support scholarships for students in the School of Music, School of Theatre and Dance, School of Art, and the Arts Technology Program.
Spread the Word
Bring a friend, co-worker or family member to the next event.
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2014-2015 Friends of the Arts Board of Directors
- Bobbi Hynes, President
- Peg Schickedanz, Vice President
- Ken Solem, Treasurer
- Beth Gaurienti, Secretary
- Jerry Antonini