Apply for a Scholarship

The Pavilion Partners Fine arts Scholarships are awarded annually to students based on talent and academic performance.


Scholarships are given to students in the following categories: dance, instrumental music, musical theatre, theatre arts, visual art and vocal music.

Graduating senior scholarships have ranged from $2500 to $7500 in past years, as funds are available. Amounts awarded are determined at the discretion of the Pavilion Partners Scholarship Committee.

Please review our Scholarship Information and Requirements.


2019 Scholarship Application

Please download this file, and list any activities, offices held, or awards received during High School. Once complete, please upload the file into the File Input area below.

If you have any problems submitting your application, please email csmiley@woodlandscenter.org. Upon submitting your application, you will be redirected to a confirmation page. If you are not redirected, please resubmit your application.


PLEASE NOTE: You should save a copy of the application and supporting documents for your records. Additionally, you should save, print, or take a screen shot of the confirmation page show after clicking “submit” to prove that the application was successfully submitted. If the confirmation page is not provided by the site shortly after the submission, you should submit again. If the submission is still unsuccessful, you should print a copy of the application and attachments and then contact scholarships@woodlandscenter.org to report that there was a problem with the submission. It is your responsibility to apply for the scholarship online by the deadline, January 31, 2019.



Thank you for submitting your scholarship application!

You will receive an email if you have been chosen for an audition/interview. If you have any questions in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact us at scholarships@woodlandscenter.org or 281.210.1125.

Please save, print, screenshot or take a picture of this page for your records and to verify your submission.


Scholarship Information and Requirements


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The Pavilion Partners is the volunteer organization of The Center for the Performing Arts at The Woodlands. Partners provides financial support for The Pavilion’s educational outreach programs to nurture the classical performing arts in the regional community.

The Pavilion Partners Fine Arts Scholarships are merit-based on talent and academic performance. The values of the scholarships are determined by the current availability of funds. Recently, these first-year scholarships have ranged from $2500 to $7500. Amounts awarded are determined at the discretion of the Pavilion Partners Scholarship Committee.

Eligibility for Fine Arts Scholarships

Graduating seniors who intend to major in the fine arts and who reside within the boundaries set by the scholarship committee are eligible to apply for the scholarships. The application process is only an online process through the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion site. They may attend public school, private school, homeschool, or an online school.

  • Boundaries are Northwest Houston school districts: Aldine ISD, Conroe ISD, Klein ISD, Magnolia ISD, Montgomery ISD, New Caney ISD, Spring ISD, Splendora ISD, Tomball ISD, and Willis ISD.
  • Students who attend accredited online schools operated by school districts not listed are eligible only if they reside within the boundaries set by the Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarships are for students who intend to pursue a degree within a fine art major, not a degree with a fine art as a “minor.”
  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or eligible resident.



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Submit a Letter of Recommendation

If you have been directed to this site to submit a letter of recommendation on behalf of a student applying for one of our scholarships, please fill out the form below.


Letter of Recommendation

Thank you for supporting and investing in the next generation of Fine Arts students. We appreciate your efforts and we know your students do, too. Once you click submit, you will be redirected to a confirmation page. If you are not redirected, please re-submit or contact csmiley@woodlandscenter.org for assistance. Thanks again!


Please Note: The deadline for scholarship application is January 31, 2019.


Renew a Scholarship

Renewal Scholarships are available for recent recipients of a Pavilion Partners Fine Arts Scholarship. Renewal scholarships are for $1000 as funds are available.


Applications are evaluated on current academic performance, letters of recommendation, progress towards degree and a personal essay. No auditions or presentations are required. Applicants that are deemed qualified by the Pavilion Partners Scholarship Committee will be awarded a renewal scholarship, as funds are available. For General Information and Eligibility Requirements, read here.


2019 Renewal Scholarship Application

If you have any problems submitting your application, please email csmiley@woodlandscenter.org. Upon submitting your application, you will be redirected to a confirmation page. If you are not redirected, please resubmit your application.


PLEASE NOTE: You should save a copy of the application and confirmation page for your records. Additionally, you should either copy or take a screen shot of the confirmation page shown after clicking submit to prove that the application was successfully submitted. If the confirmation page is not provided by the site shortly after the submission, you should submit again. If the submission is still unsuccessful, you should print a copy of the application and attachments and then contact scholarships@woodlandscenter.org to report that there was a problem with the submission. It is your responsibility to apply for the scholarship online by the deadline, March 1, 2019.


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