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    Doan Foundation Arts Scholarship

    This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

    Offered by Bold.org

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Mar 26, 2024
    10 awards worth

    $500 - $1,000

    Grade level

    High School Senior

    Expected deadline:

    This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

    March 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    Are you a low-income high school senior from California wanting to pursue a career in the arts? If so, consider applying for the Doan Foundation Arts Scholarship! Each year, the scholarship awards between $500 and $1,000 each to ten Californian high school seniors planning on pursuing careers in music, dance, fashion, design, theater, or any other artistic field or industry. To apply, interested students must submit an essay detailing “how the arts have affected [their] life, if there were any challenges [they] had to overcome, and if so, how [they] over came them.” If you’re a Californian high school senior with a passion for the arts, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    About Bold.org

    Bold.org is dedicated to fighting student debt by building alongside students and donors, moving quickly, and taking ownership as part of a global team.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    High School Senior

    Minimum GPA

    2.5

    Academic Interest

    Visual & Performing Arts, Fashion Design, Film/Video Production, Music, Dance

    Other Category

    Low Income

    State

    California

    Application information

    In addition to submitting the below application materials, applicants may choose to submit art pieces they've created that they are proud of.

    Essay

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    Scholarship FAQ

    When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

    The Doan Foundation Arts Scholarship winner will be announced: April 1, 2024.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Bold.org at [email protected].

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

    For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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