Florence County Seniors Eligible for the Darby Scholarship Program
Arts-based Scholarship Program to Award Two Scholarships in 2012
The Florence Regional Arts Alliance (FRAA) is currently seeking applications for its annual Betty Ann Darby Scholarships. High school seniors in Florence County who will be pursuing advanced academic or professional degrees in an arts discipline or arts education are eligible.
FRAA awards two Betty Ann Darby Scholarships each year. Awards are given in the amount of $1,000 and will be for the 2012-13 academic year. The Betty Ann Darby Scholarship Program is done in collaboration with Honda of South Carolina.
These prestigious merit-based awards are given in honor of Ms. Betty Ann Darby. A member of the South Carolina Music Educators Hall of Fame, Ms. Darby is a much beloved and highly revered former administrator and teacher who served Florence Public School District One for almost forty years. Since her retirement in 1987, Ms. Darby has remained an active member in the arts community.
To request an application or additional information, contact the Florence Regional Arts Alliance at email@example.com. The deadline for submitting this year’s scholarship application is Friday, May 11th.
Completed application packets should include the application form, three letters of recommendation, an official transcript, and support materials showcasing the applicant’s talent in his/her chosen discipline.