The Arts for Life! program recognizes 25 graduating high school seniors from across Florida for outstanding achievement in the arts. Each recipient receives a $1,000 cash scholarship toward their pursuit of the arts in higher education. To be considered for an Arts for Life! Scholarship, students must:
- Be a high school senior graduating from a public, private or home education program in Florida.
- Submit a completed application, brief essay explaining "How the arts have positively influenced my life," and "What role the arts will play in my future," and a sample of work in dance, music theatre or visual arts.
To apply for a 2008-2009 Arts for Life! Scholarship, interested students should visit www.ExcelinEd.org for an official application, and more information on additional requirements. Applications must be postmarked no later than Feb. 2, 2009.