Scholarships

Academic Scholarships

All ninth grade applicants who apply by the December deadline are considered for academic scholarships; they do not need to apply for them. Scholarships are renewable for four years as long as the student remains in good academic standing. Students who are awarded an academic scholarship are invited to be Sancta Crux Scholars.

Performing + Visual Arts Scholarships

REGISTER FOR ARTS SCHOLARSHIP HERE!

Incoming ninth grade students may audition or present a portfolio for one of the scholarships listed below. The number of scholarships available in each area is listed next to the scholarship. All Arts Scholarships are $1,000/year.

Dance (2) Instrumental Music (2) Theatre (2) Vocal Music (2) Visual Arts (2) 

Application Process

All applicants of the Class of 2021 are eligible to apply for a scholarship. Starting in December, students may register online for an audition time. Once registered, students will receive an email confirmation. Visual Arts portfolio review and Auditions for the Performing Arts Scholarship will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2017.

Dance
One piece, in any form, no more than two minutes. Bring your own music. Wear appropriate dance attire and footwear.

Instrumental Music
Prepared piece no more than two minutes in length, either solo or accompanied. Piano and drums are available to use. Student is welcome to provide their own accompanist or email sheet music to lmeehan@ahctartans.org one week prior to audition.

Theatre
Two contrasting monologues (comedic/dramatic) no more than one minute each. Must be memorized. -OR- One monologue (no more than one minute), and 16 bars (or one minute) of a song from a musical. Must be memorized

Vocal Music
Prepared vocal audition piece no more than two minutes in length, either a cappella or accompanied. Student is welcome to provide their own accompanist or email sheet music to lmeehan@ahctartans.org one week prior to audition.

Visual Arts
1. Choose one of your most successful works in any medium from the past two years. Size: no larger than 18x24 inches. No frames please.

2. Draw a still life in pencil. Include three objects showing the surface on which they are standing, any shadows cast by the objects and the background. Size: 11x14 inches.

3. Draw a self-portrait in pencil, charcoal, or colored pencil, of your face, neck and shoulders. Size: 11x14 inches.


  


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