Every year gracious donors, dedicated to theater arts education, grant scholarships for outstanding students participating in the Shuler Awards. Scholarships are traditionally valued between $500-$1,000. The Shuler Scholarship Committee thoroughly reviews all applications and selects the recipients. Shuler scholarships are awarded during the nomination announcements at the end of March.

Scholarship Applicant Qualifications:

  • Must attend a participating Shuler high school
  • Must have participated as a cast or crew member in his/her high school’s Shuler participating musical
  • Must be a graduating senior
  • Must intend to major or minor in theater, music, dance, arts administration or fine arts education in college
  • Must maintain a “B” average or above in all areas of academic study
  • Must actively participate in high school theater activities
  • Must attend the Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards - The Shuler Hensley Awards in April

Scholarship Materials:

The following materials must be uploaded via the Acceptd application by FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020:

  • High school transcript
  • Teacher reference letter
  • College/University acceptance letter
  • Personal essay
  • Question: Why musical theater? Provide a creative look at the applicant’s relationship with musical theater. How has musical theater impacted the applicant’s life? What are the applicant’s plans for future musical theater involvement?
  • Theatre Performance Resume
  • Headshot
  • 1 minute audition video via private YouTube link: send to education@artsbridgega.org
  • If applying for a Summer Intensive Scholarship, you must submit a 1 minute vocal audition video. Send to education@artsbridgega.org

To register for a Scholarship:

    • visit https://app.getacceptd.com/shulerawards
    • Select the "Scholarship Application" drop down from the right under "Start an Application"
    • click the green button "Apply to Scholarship Application"
    • Create a profile & Apply!

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