The School of Arts and Communication offers several Artistic Achievement Awards to talented, incoming students (new and transferring). Artistic Achievement Awards and limited endowed scholarships are offered in renewable amounts ranging up to $7,500 per year and are in addition to academic merit awards. Awards are renewable for up to three additional years, and are available to students in Art & Design, Dance, Forensics (Speech & Debate), Music and Theatre.
Students are eligible to apply for awards in multiple areas. To be considered for an Artistic Achievement Award for the 2019-20 academic year, please complete both an admission application to PLU, as well as a scholarship contact form. You DO NOT have to be admitted to PLU to apply for an award.
Applications for 2020-21 have closed, with the exception of transferring Concordia University students who are interested in participating in a School of Arts and Communication major, minor, or program. The scholarship application deadline has been waived for Concordia students.
Early Applications for Music & Theatre only were due January 10, 2020, with auditions held January 18, 2020.
Applications for the 2020-21 academic year were due February 14, 2020.
Audition and interview dates will be the following:
Art & Design: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Dance: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Forensics: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Music: Early applications due January 10, 2020, with auditions January 18, 2020. Regular auditions are Friday-Sunday, February 21, 22, 23, 2020
Theatre: Early applications due January 10, 2020, with auditions January 18, 2020. Regular auditions are Friday and Saturday, February 21 & 22, 2020