** NOTE: Applications for 2023 are now being accepted. **
SHEPARD COLEMAN PERFORMING ARTS AWARD
The Muddy Water Players Foundation is please to announce that applications for the Shepard Coleman Performing Arts Award are now available. Any student in an Orange County, N.Y. school or resident of Orange County, N.Y. may apply. Individuals from outside Orange County, N.Y. may only apply if they have participated in a recent Creative Theatre – Muddy Water Players’ activity. Minimum age is 16 years old. The award is intended to be applied toward the cost of furthering education in the performing arts. The cash award of $1,250 is given to the winner only after proof of registration or completion in a performing arts related program (class) is provided to the Committee. Award winners have up until two years from the time of winning the award to present this documentation.
A response (in essay form) to the following statement:“Please share with us an experience that you consider the mostmemorable and dynamic during your involvement in your artistic area.”
Two (2) letters of recommendation, one being from a performing arts teacher, mentor, etc.