FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CCAA 2016-04
February 26, 2016
CONTACT:
Judy Crawford
CCAA Office
301-392-5900

Charles County Arts Alliance
2016 Scholarship Program Deadline Approaching

Applications Must Be Received by March 4, 2016

Each year the Charles County Arts Alliance awards $1,000 scholarships to one outstanding graduating senior from each high school in Charles County who plans to continue studying the arts (performing, visual or literary) at a four-year college or university.

The completed application and all required documentation must be mailed to the CCAA office at PO Box 697, White Plains, MD 20695, in sufficient time to be received by noon on March 4, 2016.  Applications may also be dropped off at the CCAA Office, located in the United Way House, 10250 La Plata Road (Rt. 488), La Plata, MD 20646, between the hours of 9:00 am and 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

For more information, go to  http://charlescountyarts.org/program/scholarships or click HERE to download an application.  Charles County  Public School Seniors may also see their high schools' College and Career Advisors  for a copy of the application.  For questions regarding the scholarship program, contact scholarship.ccaa@gmail.com.

The Charles County Arts Alliance was founded in 1987 with the goal of stimulating,
promoting, encouraging, and providing recognition of the arts and the creative spirit in
Charles County, MD.  For 29 years, the Arts Alliance has worked towards this
goal by providing a variety of events, workshops, and services designed to help Charles County artists and arts organizations succeed and thrive, including:  the ArtsFest countywide festival, school and community grants, and the management of five public art galleries. 

For more information on the Arts Alliance, contact the CCAA office at 301-392-5900, info@charlescountyarts.org, or www.charlescountyarts.org .