Spotlight Performers Eligible for New Scholarships!

Spotlight Youth Theatre will award two $500 scholarships for former cast or crew members entering college in fall 2018:

Spotlight Scholarships
  • The Lillian Moskowitz Scholarship
  • The Michelle Sample Memorial Scholarship

Applications must be received by June 11, 2018.

Awards will be announced at the Gobies celebration on June 18.

Requirements & Restrictions:

  • Applicants must have participated as a cast member in a minimum of three SYT main stage (season) shows. Teching for two main stage shows, or participating in a Spotlight performance troupe for one year, counts equally as one cast participation.
  • Applicants must be accepted into a college or post-secondary program as a freshman in the fall of 2018.
  • Applicants with a financial hardship are given priority.
  • A completed application form submitted prior to the above deadline is required for consideration of a scholarship. Submission of an application does not guarantee the granting of a scholarship. Only two applicants will be chosen to receive the scholarship award.
  • The SYT Scholarship Committee will make its determination based solely on the information you provide in your application. Please make sure all information is complete before submission. Application information will be kept confidential. All decisions of the SYT Scholarship Committee are final.
  • SYT Board Members and Officers and members of their household are not eligible.

Information Required:

  • Completed application form.
  • Proof of acceptance to college program.
  • Payee information: Scholarship checks will be written to the college. It is your responsibility to provide the payee information for your chosen college to the SYT Managing Director.

To Complete the Application:

Please fill out the 2018 Scholarship Application on screen, and then print it. Hand-sign and date the printed application.

You can open the application on the web site, fill it in, and print from a web browser. If you want to also save a copy of your filled form, download the PDF first and complete it offline with Adobe Reader instead.

Handwritten forms will also be accepted. 

Hand deliver the completed application in a sealed envelope, by Monday, June 11, to:

Spotlight Youth Theatre
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
10620 N. 43rd Ave., #12
Glendale, AZ 85304