The Artist Symposium provides a group of professional role models for the scholarship recipients. Each year a group of professional visual and performing artists are chosen to serve on a panel at the Arts for Life! Scholarship Program Luncheon. These professional artists share their journey with the students as well as college and career advice for continuing their pursuit of the arts
More at http://artsforlifeaward.org/
Arts for LIFE!
Tallahassee, FL – Students graduating from a public or private school or a home education program in Florida in the Spring of 2012 are eligible to apply for the 2011-2012 Arts for Life!scholarship. This program annually awards $1,000 scholarships to 25 graduating high school seniors who demonstrate excellence in visual art, music, dance, drama or creative writing. Launched by former First Lady Columba Bush in 1999, the program has awarded scholarships to more than 300 gifted high school seniors.
See 2012 winners at http://artsforlifeaward.org/categories/2012/#all