Scholarship Program

Suzanne Weitz, Scholarship Committee Chairman

Tuition awards are given to talented students of Sarasota County for undergraduate studies in the arts including visual arts, performing arts, creative writing, architecture and related endeavors.  A two-year residency in Sarasota County is required. Awards are based on artistic talent, family need, character academic achievement and appropriate college choice. Applications must include student’s photo. current transcript, three letters recommending the student’s artistic talent, and talent samples for visual and performing applicants.

Scholarship Awards Luncheon
The next Scholarship Awards Luncheon will be held in May 2018 at the Bird Key Yacht Club for scholarship recipients, Society members and invited guests.

How to Qualify 

Requests for scholarships must be made through guidance counselors at Sarasota County High Schools or the Society Scholarship Committee Chairman.

 View Scholarship Application:  2018 Scholarship Application


May 2017 Tuition Award Recipients: $52,500.

Please click on 2017 Scholars for further information on these outstanding students.

May 2016 Tuition Award Recipients: $58,500.

 

Please click on 2016 Awards Recipients for further information on these outstanding students.

 

 

 

 

May 2015 Tuition Award Recipients: $49,200.

 

Please click on 2015 Awards Recipients for further information on these outstanding students.

May 2014 Tuition Award Recipients: $40,775.

 

 

 

 

Please click on 2014 Awards Recipients for further information on these outstanding students.

May 2013 Tuition Award Recipients: $25,000.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please click on 1969 – 2017 Scholarship Funding  for the Society’s scholarship contributions by year.