THE MISSION OF THE GUCCI CHANGEMAKERS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD PROGRAM is to create more opportunities for young people from diverse backgrounds to gain access to the fashion industry.
GUCCI CHANGEMAKERS SCHOLARS: Annual open call for applications for diverse graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled undergraduate students attending an accredited four-year college or university in pursuit of a bachelor’s degree within the field of fashion in North America. The scholarships are based on unmet financial need. Special consideration will be given to students who live or study in one of the 12 Gucci Changemakers cities– Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Toronto, and Washington DC and/or plan to attend or currently attending a Historically Black College and University (HBCU). The award will be up to $20,000 per year. Students will be able to reapply each year they are eligible.
GUCCI CHANGEMAKERS X CFDA SCHOLARS BY DESIGN: One time open call for applications for two diverse graduating high school seniors who plan to study fashion design at an accredited four-year undergraduate college or university. This award will be up to $20,000 per year for four years for both selected scholars.