The Academy Center of the Arts is privileged to be able to offer scholarships from several generous sources. Our scholarships provide transformative artistic experiences for people of all ages and backgrounds. Please note, most scholarships are partial, which allows us to support more students.
Many thanks to the Genworth Foundation and the Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation and all our generous donors for allowing the Academy Center of the Arts to continue to offer scholarships to our community members.
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About our Scholarships
Who is Eligible?
People of all ages and backgrounds are eligible. Scholarships are for anyone who struggles to afford our programming. Need looks different for each applicant, so we encourage anyone with a financial concern to apply. We will do our best to accommodate your need with available funds. If we are able, we will give up to two scholarships per semester per student.
What can Scholarship Dollars be Applied to?
Scholarships may be applied to any class, camp, or workshop at the Academy Center of the Arts. Scholarships do not apply to performances, shows, or events.
How do I Apply?
Please fill out the form below in its entirety and click Submit. A representative from the Academy Center of the Arts will contact you thereafter. Scholarship recipient information is confidential between the student and our staff. We ensure a stigma-free space for all students.
Scholarship Impact in 2018
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