Every year Carrollwood Players is pleased to present a college-bound student who is pursuing a degree in a theatre-related curriculum with a scholarship. The Armando Hernandez Memorial Scholarship is funded by donations made to the theatre during each season through special fundraising, and is named for a young Carrollwood Players Theatre performer who left us too soon.
In August of each year, Carrollwood Players Inc. will grant a scholarship to a qualified student or students. At the Board’s discretion, more than one scholarship may be awarded. The amount will be determined by availability of funds and Board discretion.
In order to be considered, scholarship applicant will:
Submit required form by June 15 deadline each year. Applications will be available on or before May 1st.
Be pursuing a college degree (Associate, Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate) with a major or minor in a theatre-related field of study
Provide proof of acceptance/enrollment
Have supported Carrollwood Players Inc by acting or being involved in the production aspect of at least (3) three pior Carrollwood Players productions within the last (5) five years
Submit a 250 word essay explaining why the applicant is deserving of consideration
Maintain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or equivalent and provide grades from previous semester
If you wish to considered for this scholarship, please mail all documentation listed above in a single envelope to:
Carrollwood Players, Inc Armando Hernandez Memorial Scholarship Application
PO Box 270116
Tampa, FL 33688