Nantucket Arts Council
The Nantucket Arts Council provides scholarships to those year-round Nantucket residents who are
graduating High School Seniors and who wish to continue their education in the arts at the college level.
The Nantucket Arts Council will support study in the fields of music, dance, literature, drama, and the
visual arts. Scholarships will be awarded to students attending accredited institutions and who are majoring
in their chosen discipline. Selections for scholarship will be made based on recommendations, interviews,
and examples of the candidates work. Decisions will be based solely on the merits of the candidates.
Applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2009 and sent to the Nantucket Arts Council, PO Box 2176,
Nantucket, MA 02584.
Name of Student:________________________________________________________________________
Name and mailing Address of Institution you are planning to attend:
Program of study:
How will participation in this program of study help to meet your educational and career goals? (Please
attach additional sheets if necessary)
Describe your artistic endeavors, both in school and in extracurricular activities. Have you received any
awards or special recognition for your talent? (Please attach additional sheets if necessary)
Please attach two (2) letters of recommendation from persons familiar with you and your artistic work.
On a separate sheet, please provide any information you feel will assist the scholarship review committee.
Student Signature______________________________________________________ Date:_____________
Parent/Guardian Signature:______________________________________________ Date:_____________