StarStruck Bright Tomorrows College Scholarship Application

(Scholarship Application Deadline: May 3, 2021)

Made possible by a generous donation from Mike and Beverly Groeniger, the StarStruck Bright Tomorrows College Scholarship is established in recognition of teens who have demonstrated their commitment to StarStruck.

Eligibility & criteria for selection 

  • Demonstrated involvement in and commitment to StarStruck:
    • Performers must have participated in a minimum of 2 of the last 5 mainstage shows. Extra consideration will be given to those who have demonstrated long-term commitment to StarStruck in both winter and summer productions. 
      • The Addams Family
      • Curtains
      • The Wizard of Oz
      • Newsies
      • Shrek the Musical
      • The Hunchback of Notre Dame
      • James and the Giant Peach
    • Techs are eligible if they have volunteered for a minimum of any 5 shows.
  • Application includes an essay in response to these three topics: (Please limit your response to 300 words or less.)
  1. How has StarStruck affected your life? 
  2. What are your plans and aspirations for the future? 
  3. How have StarStruck online classes or shows helped you to get through the pandemic shut down? 
  • Scholarships will be in the amount of $1,000 or more. The number and size of awards will depend on the number of applicants, criteria met, and other considerations at the discretion of the selection committee.
  • If awarded a StarStruck Bright Tomorrows Scholarship, students will be expected to acknowledge the gift and will not be eligible to apply again.

About college eligibility and fees

  • Definition of college: An accredited 2-year or 4-year institution of higher education that grants an Associate of Arts or Bachelors degree, or accredited vocational school that grants a certificate of completion.
  • Students transferring from community or junior college to a 4-year university are eligible.
  • All areas of study and majors will be considered.
  • Scholarship funds can be applied to:
    • Tuition
    • Books and fees
    • Room and board

Application deadlines

  • Must apply online by Monday, May 3, 2021.
  • Scholarship awards will be announced by Tuesday, June 1, 2021.

Application checklist

  • Applied by deadline
  • Eligibility criteria met
  • Student is a senior in high school or full time junior college student (minimum 12 units)
  • Proof of college acceptance included (which may be submitted up to June 1, 2021 if transferring from junior college to 4-year institution.)

Apply Here