CBC Spouses Performing Arts Scholarship

This award is for full-time African-American or Black students pursuing a degree in performing arts including, but not limited to, drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands, and other musical ensembles.

Candidate Requirements
· Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident
· Be preparing to pursue, or currently pursuing, an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree full-time at an accredited college or university. Current high school seniors are also eligible to apply.
· Be pursuing a career in the performing arts with an eligible major
· Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on 4.0 scale
· Exhibit leadership and be active in community
· Selected applicants will be qualified African-American or black students

Application Materials
• Complete 2-part online application must be submitted by 11:59 pm on the deadline date.
• Video Response: Personal Statement (not to exceed 5 minutes)
• Provide a video of sample work not to exceed 2 minutes (must upload on YouTube platform)
• 2 Letter of recommendations
• Transcript(s) – must be uploaded directly into Academic Works (application portal)
• Resume listing work experience, extracurricular activities, honors, community service and special skills
• A recent professional photograph suitable for publication (ie. A graduation or other professional quality photograph in which the dress is formal)

Award
Varies
Scopes
Scholarships
Deadline
04/30/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload a legible copy of your current transcript in a PDF file. We must be able to read clearly the name of academic institution, student name and information, courses, grades and other information detailed on the transcript.
  2. Upload resume in a PDF file listing your employment, community service, academic information, extracurricular activities, honors and special skills.
  3. Upload a recent professional headshot suitable for publication. This photograph will be used in reports and biographies both internally and externally. Photographs should be high resolution, (5000x4000 pixels) and no less than 72 dpi.
  4. Video Response: Please discuss your academic interests and/or professional goals and how you will make change in your community with your education.
  5. Sample Performance Video: Please include the URL address for your sample video. Be sure to read the sample tips and requirements.
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