Student Scholarship Application Form

Congratulations! You have been nominated by your school as a student scholarship applicant for the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards Scholarship Program! Ten Seniors will each be awarded $1000 at the Awards Ceremony in April. Please complete this application process in order to be considered for one of the college scholarships.

Submission Options

  • You may submit the application online. Fill out the form below and be sure to upload all the necessary documentation. This year, the essay is a video submission.
  • You may also fill out a paper version of the form and mail it in with the attached documentation.

Download the paper application here >

Be sure you have the following documents prepared, and either attach them where indicated below OR include them along with your paper application:

  • Academic Record: copy of student transcript or academic record.
  • Student Essay: Answer the prompt on video. Video should be between 2 and 2.5 minutes.

    Prompt: How have the performing arts impacted your high school career and how have they prepared you for the future?

    Feel free to use a phone or computer to record. There is no need to spend money on this. We do suggest that you do a test run to be sure you are happy with the lighting, sound, and frame. And be sure to watch the video before uploading.

  • Proof of Acceptance: to an accredited institution of higher learning.*
  • Resume: List your performing arts experience (in school and professionally). Be sure to list “Show,” “Role/Job,” “Theatre Name,” and “Year.” Include any experiences that you feel are relevant to this application including, but not limited to: awards, honors, extra-curricular activities and community involvement.
*If you have yet to receive your proof of acceptance you may instead submit a list of institutions you’ve applied to.

Applications must be received by 5:00pm on their due date. All applications must be typed and mailed or submitted electronically. Paper applications must be received by the application due date, and can be mailed or delivered to:

Long Center for the Performing Arts
ATTN: GAHSMTA
701 W. Riverside Drive
Austin, TX 78704



















  • You must also include your school's GPA Scale (4.0, 5.0, etc.).
  • You must also include your total class size.
  • Please list any awards, honors, extracurricular activities and community involvement you may have been involved in.
  • Upload a copy of your student transcript or academic record.
  • How have the performing arts impacted your high school career and how have they prepared you for the future?

    This portion should be submitted on video. Please do not spend money on the video quality. You may use a phone, computer or ipad. Keep it under 2.5 minutes. Paste the link to your video here.

  • Proof of Acceptance to an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • List your performing arts experience (in school and professionally). Be sure and list Show, Role/Job, Theatre Name and Year. Include any awards or honors you have been given as well as additional extra-curricular activities and commnity involvement.