Pima County Youth Arts Award

In collaboration with Pima County Community College Foundation, TPAC is proud to announce the continuation of the Pima County Arts Youth Award (PCYAA).  PCYAA recognizes talented high school students in various forms of art, such as: dance, music, theater, visual arts, media arts and literary arts. This award provides high school students funds toward their college education at Pima Community College.  Awards range from $1,000 to $2,000.


Important dates

Information Session: 

Monday March 14, 4:00pm-5:00pm
First floor of 100 N. Stone Ave. in downtown Tucson
Prospective applicants are encouraged to attend to learn more about the award


Application deadline: Monday, April 4, 2016

11:30PM  (online application deadline)
5:00PM   (if you hand deliver a hard copy of the application to the TPAC office @ 100 N Stone Ave #303)

This award provides an opportunity for young adults to excel in their fine art area of choice. With multiple categories, students have a chance to display their artistic abilities. Last year’s winners included students from Pueblo Magnet High School, Desert View High, Tucson High Magnet of the Arts and Canyon del Oro High School.

Eligible applicants must be enrolled as a high school senior within Pima County, graduating with the class of 2016, and planning to enroll in Pima Community College in the fall.  The applicant must also be a resident of Pima County.

For more information contact:
Denise Uyehara at 520-624-0595 x18