Woodstock Fine Arts Scholarship Application in Honor of Helen WrightWoodstock Fine Arts Association Scholarship Application Application must be RECEIVED electronically on or before SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2020.DESCRIPTIONScholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors, in recognition of their abilities and contributions in the Fine Arts. Applicants must reside in McHenry County.VALUEMultiple Scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1,500.00CATEGORIESPERFORMING ARTS: VOCAL - 2 video samplesPERFORMING ARTS: DANCE - 2 video samplesPERFORMING ARTS: INSTRUMENTAL - One instrument only - 2 video samplesPERFORMING ARTS: ACTING / MUSICAL THEATER - 2 video samplesVISUAL ARTS: Include a brief description of medium and process with each submission - 6 varied samplesVISUAL ARTS: THEATER : Identify production and include a brief description of your illustrated work. 6 varied samplesCREATIVE WRITING: 3 Varied samples.ELIGIBILITYApplicants must be current graduating high school seniors living in McHenry County who plan to continue their education. Scholarship recipients must be available to perform in the annual Woodstock Fine Arts Association Talent Showcase on Thursday, April 23, 2020, on the Historic Woodstock Opera House Stage.BASISThe award will be based on demonstrated ability in the arts and application requirements. APPLICATION: must be submitted by the student NO LATER than Saturday, February 29, 2020. TWO Letters of recommendation: ONE letter of recommendation from a school counselor or instructor, and ONE from an individual who is familiar with your involvement in the arts. Letters of Recommendation from a relative will not be accepted. These letters are required to be on letterhead with the email of the author included in the letter. These letters must be submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org. TRANSCRIPTS: must be submitted electronically by your school counselor to: email@example.com. ESSAY: Write an essay explaining how you will use your talent and interest in the arts in the future. PHOTO RELEASE: Read and electronically sign by typing your full name in the consent area on your application. If you are under 18, a parent must electronically sign the release. LIST OF COLLEGES: Include the colleges to which you have been accepted along with your intended major. LIST OF ACTIVITIES: Include any school and community activities. Include any leadership positions, accomplishments and honors earned. SAMPLES: PERFORMING ARTS include TWO Video Samples - VISUAL ARTS include SIX varied samples - CREATIVE WRITING include THREE samples. ALL PERFORMING ARTS SAMPLES MUST BE VIDEO. You will upload your links below.APPLICATIONSTUDENT Name:* First Last STUDENT Cell Phone Number:*STUDENT Email address:* Student Date Of Birth* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY How did you hear about this scholarship?*Student Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City ZIP Code Parents' Names:* First Last First Last Parents' Phone*Parents' Email Address:* Category: Please choose ONE*PERFORMING ARTS: Voice (TWO video samples)PERFORMING ARTS: Dance (TWO video samples)PERFORMING ARTS: Instrumental (One instrument only) (TWO video samples)PERFORMING ARTS: Acting / Musical Theater (TWO video samples)VISUAL ARTS: include a brief description of your medium and process with each submission. (SIX varied samples)VISUAL ARTS: Theater; Identify production and include a brief description of your illustrated work. (SIX varied samples)CREATIVE WRITING: (THREE Samples)HIGH SCHOOL:*GPA:*School Counselor Name:*School Counselor Email:* College Acceptance List:* Intended Major:*List of Activities:* School and Community Activities. Include any leadership positions, accomplishments and honors earned.UPLOAD your FILESPERFORMING ARTS: TWO VIDEO samples.- VISUAL ARTS: SIX varied samples.- CREATIVE WRITING: THREE samples.-UPLOAD #1UPLOAD #2UPLOAD #3UPLOAD #4UPLOAD #5UPLOAD #6ESSAY SECTIONWrite an essay explaining how you will use your talent and interest in the arts in the future.*PHOTO RELEASEPHOTO RELEASE* By checking the box and typing my name below, I am agreeing that the Woodstock Fine Arts Association has my permission to use my or my child's photograph publicly to promote the Woodstock Fine Arts Association. Understand that the images may be used in print publications, online publications, presentations, website or social media. I also understand that no royalty, fee, or other compensation shall become payable to me by reason of such use. Signature for Photo Release Consent* First Last NOTIFICATIONRecipients will be notified on or before Thursday, March 19, 2020.PRESENTATION of SCHOLARSHIPSScholarships will be presented at the annual Woodstock Fine Arts Association Talent Showcase on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at the Woodstock Opera House.Applications must be submitted electronically. Partial applications will not be accepted.