Pima County Youth Arts Award

Pima County Youth Art Award Scholarship


Guidelines and Application

The Pima County Youth Arts Award (PCYAA) is an awards program designed to identify, recognize and encourage talented high school seniors within Pima County who demonstrate excellence in the following disciplines: Dance, Music, Theater, Visual Arts, Media Arts, or Literary Arts.

The PCYAA is an opportunity for young adults to showcase their talents and secure funds for educational costs at Pima Community College. Scholarships are typically made in the $1,000 to $2,000 range. Awards are made possible through collaboration between the Pima Community College Foundation and the Tucson Pima Arts Council.

Eligibility – Who can apply

At the time the application is submitted, the applicant must be:

  • enrolled as a senior at a high school within Pima County, and graduating with the current class
  • a resident of Pima County
  • a U.S. citizen or resident alien

For more information and to apply, download the following application:

Pima County Youth Arts Awardee 2012 Andrea Fernandez