Application for Performing and Visual Arts Grants and Scholarships

To support talented performing and visual arts students, the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences offers talent-based performing and visual arts grants and scholarships for qualified, eligible students.


The performing and visual arts grants and scholarships, awarded on a yearly basis, are available to new and continuing eligible, qualified students. Please review the specific eligibility requirements of the various performing and visual arts grants and scholarships published on the college's Scholarships and Grants page.

Students pursuing one or more of the following degrees at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences may apply *

Students who participate in one or more of the following performance ensembles may apply *

* Additional qualifications are required.

How to Apply

To apply, complete and submit the form below.

Application Deadline: May 1 for returning NSU students; July 1 for new NSU students.

If you are new to NSU, please complete the Undergraduate Admissions Application in addition to this form. For more information on NSU's admissions procedures and requirements, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Contact Information
First Name Middle Initial
Last Name
Address 2
City State
Zip Code
Day Phone
Evening Phone
Date of Birth mm/dd/yyyy

High School Student
Transfer Student
Current NSU Student

If current NSU student: Current Major


Please select the program(s) in which you
currently/plan to participate:

B.A. in Art
B.A. in Arts Administration
B.A. in Dance
B.A. in Music
B.A. in Theatre
NSU Mako Band
NSU Sharkestra Pep Band
NSU Vocal Ensemble

Audition Date
Please select one of the following dates for an audition:

none (not applicable)
April 11, 2015, noon

Auditions are held in the Performing and Visual Arts Wing of the Don Taft University Center, NSU's main campus.


Audition Information

Dance - Students will participate in a modern dance master class and perform a one-minute solo in the style of their choice.

Music – Students should prepare two pieces in contrasting styles that best demonstrate musical ability.

Theatre – Students should prepare two contrasting monologues or one monologue and one song.

Sharkestra Pep BandSight reading ability will be assessed during the audition. Some scales may be required.

Portfolio Information

Visual Arts – Portfolio Review Process

Arts Administration – résumé and interview

Theatre Tech Design – present a design tech portfolio

Sharkestra Pep Band list all prior musical group memberships

Please enter the numbers in the box.