The Muses of Dionysus Performing Arts Scholarship was developed to help support graduating high school students with a passion for the performing arts who are planning on furthering their training.
The Muses of Dionysus, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that provides opportunities to local Livingston County youth with an interest in the performing arts. The charitable purpose of the Muses of Dionysus is to receive and administer funds and to attain community support to allow The DIO Theater, a professional theater company in Pinckney, Michigan, to operate a community-based arts institution, and to promote the advancement of the arts. Providing performing arts opportunities to the community’s youth is important to our organization, therefore we are providing a scholarship opportunity for graduating high school students interested in performing arts training.
A $1,500.00 Scholarship is open to students who meet the following criteria:
Graduation eligible high school seniors at a Livingston County High School or that are Livingston County residents and attend private or home schools
Grade Point average at or above a 3.0 (measured on a 4.0 scale)
Active in performing art through school, extracurricular activities or additional training
Students must already be accepted into a college or institution with a performing arts program
The scholarship will help fund tuition at said college or institution with a performing arts program
The Muses of Dionysus scholarship recipient will be chosen by the Muses of Dionysus board of directors and shall be limited to one award for undergraduate studies at a performing arts college or institution or post-high school performing arts program, effective beginning the 2019-2020 academic year.
All completed applications submitted on or before April 1st, 2020 will be considered.
Download the application by clicking on the PDF icon below.
Completed applications including official transcripts must be e-mailed to: or by clicking on the e-mail icon below.
Please attach your completed application and official transcripts to your email. Please make the subject line of your email match the following:
2020 Scholarship First Name_Last Name