Performing Arts Scholarships

Scholarships open to students interesting in and/or majoring in the performing arts including Dance, Music, and Theatre/Drama.

Grace Towers Scholarship for the Arts
Sponsor: Queens of the Castro
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: June 11, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students in California who are 16 to 25 years of age and identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community. Applicant must have, at some point in their high school or post high school career, demonstrated a commitment to raising awareness about LGBTQ+ issues, combating homophobia and/or bullying or educating their community about similar topics.

TMCF | McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Scholarship
Sponsor: TMCF | McDonald’s
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: June 17, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are/will be enrolled in the 2018-2019 school year as a full-time student at one of TMCF’s 47 member schools (undergraduate or graduate). Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and have demonstrated involvement in music performance and/or education through a relevant music major and/or participation in band or similar music activity.

Donna Reed Performing Arts Scholarships
Sponsor: Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: June 29, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to Iowa high school students (grades 10-12) in good standing who are studying drama and have acted in official school productions in 2017 and/or 2018.

Dream Warriors Scholarship
Sponsor: Dream Warriors Management
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students who are/will be pursuing the arts.

MFMA Scholarship
Sponsor: Maple Flooring Manufactures Association, Inc.
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 9, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who will be enrolled during the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicant must submit a personal essay answering one of six given questions. Scholarship is only open to specific majors (too many to list) – see website for details.

Copernicus Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Copernicus Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to college and university students of Polish descent from the Chicago area. Scholarships will be awarded based upon scholastic achievement in the areas of Performing Arts, Cultural Education, Business, Sciences, and Professional degrees.

NCJW/LA Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Council of Jewish Women | Los Angeles
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: November 1, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to students who live and attend school in the Greater Los Angeles area, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and Ventura Counties. Applicant must be trying to better their lives through education in the aftermath of trauma, loss and other setbacks. There are scholarships open to all majors and specific scholarships for nursing majors, mothers, non-traditional students, education majors, and film/television/cinema/theater majors.

%d bloggers like this: