Scholarships & Grants

Students participating in the Heller Awards for Young Artists (formerly known the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards) are eligible to apply for a range of potential scholarships. Winners will be selected by a panel of community leaders, and will be announced at the awards show.


HAYAs College Scholarship

The Heller Awards for Young Artists will be awarding scholarships to outstanding participating students of the 2020-2021 Awards. Each participating school’s HAYA Teacher Sponsor will nominate two (2) students from his or her school’s production. Ten Seniors each will be awarded $1500 to use at the school of their choice.

Application coming soon!

College Audition Program (CAP) Training Scholarship

CAP offers high school Juniors and Seniors rigorous preparation for the college audition process. Carefully structured to offer students and their families individualized consultation, training, and practical preparation for their musical theatre and acting college auditions.

Application coming soon!

Texas Arts Project (TAP) Training Scholarship

Texas Arts Project is a summer overnight camp for the arts. A full scholarship to this 3-week summer intensive will be awarded to two students. Each scholarship includes full tuition to a 3-week intensive training program.

Application coming soon!

Zach Pre-Professional Company (PPC) Training Scholarship

Zach Pre-Professional Company (PPC) Training Scholarship – PPC is an ensemble of ZACH’s most dedicated up-and-coming performers. Students are divided in Companies based on age and ability. PPC is for serious students looking for a professional training experience.

Application coming soon!