Cover Image Graphic Arts Dept



Current News

Student Education Opportunity:
One Thousand Dollar ($1K) Scholarship
for Your Education!
Deadline May 31, 2022

Apply online: VMA Application online
Apply (download PDF) VMA Application PDF

Submit Application and Supporting File to:

May Suen 

Visual Media Alliance (VMA) is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for current students studying and pursuing graphic arts at Laney College. Twenty (20) scholarships of $1,000 each are available for this school session and we would be honored if you could share with your students this opportunity! VMA is a non-profit professional association serving the printing, graphic arts, and marketing industries.

Eligible candidates must meet the following criteria:

• Must be currently enrolled at a college or university in pursuing
a degree in a graphic arts-related field.
• Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.
• Must apply to the VMA Scholarship by submitting all items
to the email address below by May 31, 2022.
• Students can apply online at via PDF form and emailing their supporting documents to
We are currently not accepting any mailed applications. Instructors may also email the letter of recommendation separately.

Application Materials Include

Graphic Arts Students – if you apply, contact your Graphic Arts Instructor, Your instructor will write ]a letter of recommendation for you to submit and help you with preparing your three design-related work samples, prepare a creative brief and your approach.

  1. Submit completed scholarship application here.
  2. Include three design-related work samples. Include a creative brief and your approach.
  3. Attach proof of student status, official school transcript, and upcoming class schedule. For first-year college students, college acceptance letter and high school transcript. (For COVID-19, an unofficial transcript, current or upcoming class schedule, and student ID are all acceptable forms of proof of student status)
  4. Submit a letter of recommendation from your instructor. (This can be emailed separately from the instructor.)

Please feel free to contact VMA Support Person: May Suen at at or 415-489-7609 for additional questions.

For more information, contact instructor,
Carole R Brown

Digital Documents
(Adobe InDesign) Fall 2021


Scholarship Opportunity for
Laney Collage Graphic Art Students

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Visual Media Alliance (VMA)
Supports Scholarships
for Laney College
Graphic Arts Students
Fall Semester 2022

Once we are notified, the the Laney Graphic Arts Department
will post the scholarship info here and support you
in applying for this valuable opportunity.

To learn more about VMA, check out their website.

Visual Media Alliance (VMA) is a non-profit organization established
to provide creatives, web, media, marketing, and print professionals
just like you everything you need, all in one place.