Al Barr opened his own design studio, Al Barr Design, in 1974 after a 12-year career as a newspaper graphic artist at the Modesto Bee and the Pasadena Star News. Al Barr Design won numerous local and national design and advertising awards.
-Attend and graduate from a Stanislaus County high school or be a Modesto Junior College transferring or graduating student
-Be accepted into an accredited four-year program as a graphic communications major or art major
-A completed Al Barr Memorial scholarship application form
-Two samples of original artwork
-Two or more letters of recommendation. Letters of recommendation may be submitted from individuals outside of school
-A current copy of high school or college transcripts
-Provide a one-page, typed letter on why you seek a career in graphic design or art and what you hope to accomplish
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.