Irwin Scholars

The Irwin Scholarship is awarded to students by faculty nomination only.  It is the most prestigious award in the Art Department.  Twelve students receive $2,500 and a highly-publicized group show in the Sesnon Gallery.  Exceptional students from each area are invited to apply in Winter quarter and the award can be for any use.



May 25 - June 11, 2016 at the Sesnon Gallery at Porter College

Reception Wednesday, May 25, 2016 from 5:30-7:30pm with awards ceremony at 6:30pm


The Sesnon Gallery encourages interdisciplinary discourse through the lens of the arts. Gallery hours are Tuesday–Saturday, noon to 5:00pm and Wednesday until 8:00pm. The gallery is located at Porter College, UCSC and is wheelchair accessible. Admission is free and parking is free on Saturdays. Parking permits are available weekdays at the main campus entrance kiosk for $6/day and $4 at the Porter College lot for special events. Group tours are available by appointment at (831) 459-3606. 



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