Evelyn Ruth Schinski Memorial Scholarship

The Evelyn Ruth Schinski Memorial Scholarship is designed to recognize and support high school seniors or current college students pursue higher education in theatre and the performing arts. Eligible applicants must show an interest in theater related activities including acting, dance, vocal and stage production.

Previous recipients of the scholarship include:

  • Elizabeth Neuhauser of Sunnyvale - 2009
  • Rain Scott of Sunnyvale - 2011
  • Dana Cullinane of Los Gatos - 2013



To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant must meet the following requirements:

  1. A graduating high school senior or current or reentering college student
  2. Have maintained a 2.5 GPA
  3. Have been involved in local theater (including at least one show at SCP) as a performer or technical support

The Award:

A $1,000 scholarship shall be awarded.

How to Apply:

  1. Click here to download the application [PDF]
  2. Complete the application and submit it to the address indicated with:
  3. Two letters of recommendation and
  4. A resume (250 words or less) listing theater involvement (including show title, year and role), interests and future plans.

Application Deadline:
We must receive your application by March 31st, 2014.