Award Opportunities

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The School of the Arts is excited to announce a partnership with the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce in its creation of the CREATE Scholarship! Through the donations of generous community patrons, we are able to offer scholarships of up to $1000 to students that have attended Franklin County or Russellville City Schools and have an interest in the Arts. Please complete the application found at the link below by Wednesday, September 2, 2020 in order to be considered for this scholarship opportunity.


For questions about the scholarship, please contact or 256.765.4559

Casa Holdings LLC
University of North Alabama
Culinary Arts Management and Hospitality and Event Management Student Support Awards

 Casa Holdings LLC will partner with the Department of Visual Arts and Design to establish student support awards for students who study Culinary Arts Management and Hospitality and Event Management.

In order to be considered, potential candidates must meet the following criteria:

  1. Complete the application.
  2. Complete a 500-word essay on one of the following topics: “Life Lesson Learned from Culinary and Hospitality” or “My Passion for Culinary and Hospitality.”
  3. One-page resume.

Application and supplementary materials should be emailed to no later than November 22, 2019. 
Award recipients will be notified by December 6, 2019.

George and Anne Petty Arts and Honors Scholarship 

Application Deadline: February 1, 2020 

Through the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. George and Anne Petty, the Honors College and the School of the Arts have an opportunity to award $5,000 to deserving arts and honors students. In order to be considered:

  • Candidates must be in BOTH the Honors College and the School of the Arts.
  • Candidates must complete the application found HERE and submit to
  • Provide an academic resume with the submitted application.