Need-based scholarship support is available for domestic students whose family income qualifies them free or reduced lunch. Students must be attending a high school located in the United States of America. 

In addition to completing the DID Application and paying the $25 application fee, students must submit ALL of the following items to be considered for a need-based scholarship.  

Personal Statement

This statement should address why you would like to attend the DID program at SCI-Arc. It must be written in a Word document and attached to your email that includes your name, DOB and phone number. It should be addressed to Admissions Committee and emailed to

Counselor Recommendation Form

A Counselor Recommendation Form must be completed and submitted by your high school counselor. The Form must be mailed or directly emailed to by your college counselor. If mailing please use the address below.

Official High School Transcript

An official high school transcript must be submitted to the Office of Admissions. In order for the transcripts to be considered official, they may be mailed or directly emailed to by your college counselor. If mailing please use this address

SCI-Arc Office of Admissions

960 East 3rd Street

Los Angeles, CA 90013