Scholarship to open for high school students interested in the arts

Anthony Quinn Foundation Scholarship Program


  • Recommendation letter + consent form: Thursday, November 30, 2023
  • Complete application: Monday, January 5, 2024

The Anthony Quinn Foundation will be opening the application period for the 2024 Scholarship Program on Monday, October 2.

Modeled after the personal experience of Anthony Quinn, the scholarship program distributes funds for high school students interested in the arts (literary arts, media arts, the performing arts, and visual arts) who wish to attend a pre-college or summer intensive arts education program. Students from around the world are invited to apply and must be enrolled in high school or officially registered as a home-schooled high school student. Applications are reviewed by a panel of judges, all professional artists or art educators and independent of the foundation’s board of directors.

Read about our South Carolina student’s experiences as Anthony Quinn Foundation scholarship recipients:

How to apply

Each applicant must provide a recommendation from a teacher, advisor, or other adult outside the applicant’s family, as well as a parent/guardian consent form by Thursday, November 30, 2023. A completed application, personal statement, and work samples must be submitted by Monday, January 5, 2024.

Winners are selected based on a list of criteria developed using the highest standards of excellence and integrity. The criteria incorporate elements of talent, personal dedication and financial need. Winners will be notified by April 15, 2024.

To learn more about the program and our past scholarship winners, visit