Scholarships

Program Scholarships It is the policy of the Arts Association to provide services for any person or family who desires to participate in Arts Association programs, regardless of the ability to pay the standard program fee. Those not able to pay the full fee may be awarded assistance based on their demonstrated ability to pay and the Arts Association’s ability to provide funding.  

Scholarships will be awarded based on family income and members in household in compliance with other local non-profits’ scholarship guidelines.  Scholarship applications will be processed in order they are received.  Please allow two weeks for processing.  

To apply for a scholarship, download the application below and return it to the Arts Association at the time of program registration.  

Scholarship Application
 

T.K. Adams Instrumental Music Scholarship This $1000 music scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors of the Newton County School System. It serves to encourage young musicians to study music beyond the high school level. This scholarship honors T.K. Adams, a gracious leader, wise teacher, talented musician and gentle man, who advocated music education through his efforts as a band director in the Newton County Schools, as a leader in establishing the Newton County Community Band and serving as its Director for over 20 years until his retirement in 2014.

For more information about the application process, please email acoggin@newtoncountyarts.org .

T.K. Adams Instrumental Music Scholarship Application Package 2015 - 2016

Dave Young Vocal Music Scholarship This $1000 scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors of the Newton County School System. It serves to encourage youth’s further study of and involvement in the arts beyond high school level. This scholarship honors David N. Young, a gracious leader, wise teacher, talented musician and gentle man, who advocated music education through his efforts as a high school music teacher 1957-1971, as an administrator in the Newton County School System in 1974-1989 and as a leader in establishing the Concert Association, now the Arts Association, and serving as its Executive Director 1989-1995.

For more information about the application process, please email acoggin@newtoncountyarts.org .

Dave Young Vocal Music Scholarship Application Package 2015 - 2016