Community Foundation of St. Joseph County

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Anita F. Boorda Scholarship for the Performing Arts

Anita Boorda

The Anita F. Boorda Scholarship for the Performing Arts will provide up to $2,500 to high school seniors who plan to pursue a degree in Performing Arts, Music, Theatre, Dance or Production. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years.

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is March 1 of the year in which the scholarship will be awarded. Application forms for this scholarship will be made available through our online system during the fall of the year preceding the scholarship award.
 
To be eligible to apply, students must:
  • be a resident of St. Joseph, Elkhart, Marshall, Kosciusko, Fulton, Pulaski, Starke or LaPorte Counties in Indiana or Berrien or Cass Counties in Michigan
  • graduate with a minimum G.P.A. of 2.5 (4.0 scale) from an accredited high school by June 30 of the year of application
  • plan to attend an accredited tax-exempt college or university to pursue a degree in Performing Arts, Music Theatre, Dance or Production through a full-time course of study
  • preference will be given to students engaged in the performing arts during their high school career
If you have questions about the Anita F. Boorda Scholarship for the Performing Arts, contact Emily Slatt.