Missouri Fine Arts Academy

Name of Event: Missouri Fine Arts Academy
Program Description: 3-week summer residential program for 150 of Missouri's artistically talented rising high school juniors and seniors. Both discipline-specific and interdisciplinary arts instruction is provided, as well as a wide array of performances, student presentations and exhibitions, art shows, workshops, and social events. MFAA is conducted with the cooperation of the Missouri State Board Of Education, the Missouri Department Of Elementary and Secondary education, and MSU. Funding comes from an appropriation by the Missouri legislature, from MSU, and from nomination and tuition fees. Some needs-based scholarships are available for qualified students.
Department: College of Arts and Letters
Age Group: Rising high school juniors and seniors
Program Dates /Length: June 10-30, 2012
Housing: Provided
Cost: $50 non-refundable nomination fee+ up to $1500 tuition fee. Needs based scholarships available.
Credit Awarded: Students who successfully completed MFAA may receive three hours college credit from MSU at no additional cost.
Mailing Address: 901 South National Ave,
Springfield, MO 65897
Phone: 417-836-6607
E-mail: adamjoyce@MissouriState.edu
Website: http://mfaa.missouristate.edu

Fine Arts

Event and Meeting Services Office

901 S. National Ave
Plaster Student Union
Room 302

417-836-5653
417-836-6765 (fax)