Scholarships

Folsom Lake Community Concert Association (FLCCA) Announces

2018 Folsom Lake Community Concert Association Scholarship Program

Description:

  • The Folsom Lake Community Concert Association plans to award Performing Arts Scholarships to university/college-bound high school seniors seeking a career path in the entertainment arts. This includes vocal or instrumental performance, theatre and or film acting, theatre/film/music production, and/or business.
  • Scholarships will be awarded Spring 2018 and are applicable beginning in the Fall Semester of 2018. The scholarship award and money will be up to the amount of $2,000.

Qualifications:

  • Accepted for enrollment at an accredited junior college, college or university in one of the following:
    • Music
      • Voice
      • Instrumental
    • Theatre
      • Acting
      • Theatre Tech (lighting, audio, set design, stage management, costuming)
      • Directing
    • Film/Television/Radio
      • Acting
      • Video Production
      • Directing
      • Video Editing
      • Sound Engineering
    • Dance
  • Currently involved in high school/regional music (IE band, choir) or performing arts (dance, theatre), or video/film production
  • Current cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, which must be proven with official transcript

Must be a currently enrolled student at one of the following high schools:

  • Cordova High School (Rancho Cordova)
  • Folsom High School (Folsom)
  • Oak Ridge High School (El Dorado Hills)
  • Ponderosa High School (Shingle Springs)
  • Vista del Lago High School (Folsom)
  • Union Mine High School (El Dorado)
  • El Dorado High School (Placerville)
  • Granite Bay High School (Rocklin)
  • Alternatively, a 12th grade student living within the enrollment boundaries of the schools listed above must be enrolled in one of the following:
    • a WASC Accredited private school
    • a Home School program affiliated with a WASC Accredited High School

Selection Criteria:

  • Scholarship Application
  • Extra-curricular school activities
  • Community Service
  • Awards and Honors
  • Essay Response
  • Demo or samples of your work in music or the visual or performing arts
    • Up to three 60 second clips on a CD, DVD, Blue Ray or thumb drive
      • Two of the clips must be video clips
      • A third clip may be video or audio
      • YouTube or URL is NOT ACCEPTABLE
    • The video and audio clips may be emailed to SCHOLARSHIP@gmail.com
  • Two Letters of Recommendation, which emphasize your involvement in the music/arts and “why” you should be selected for this scholarship
    • One of the Letters of Recommendation should be from an arts teacher, director, or arts professional
    • A second Letter of Recommendation from one of the above or from an employer or other teacher
    • Do not submit a Letter of Recommendation from a relative.
  • High Definition Digital Head Shot
  • Send questions to: SCHOLARSHIP@gmail.com

Deadline:

  • Scholarship application packets must be submitted or postdated no later than Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Via email to Scholarship@gmail.com
    • OR
  • Via USPS to
    • FLCCA Scholarship
    • Folsom Lake Community Concert Association
    • O. Box 1457
    • Folsom, California 95763-1457.

 

IRS EIN: 94-3224032 2014 FLCCA