PHSA announces 2011 nationwide search for young art scholars
Zamboanga City (12 July) -- The Philippine High School for the Arts Search for scholars for School Year 2011-2012 is now open to all graduating Grade VI and VII pupils from both public and private schools.
The scholars are awarded free tuition, free board and lodging, monthly stipend, and a chance to represent the country and the school.
Eligible candidates must be Filipino with no pending application as immigrant to any foreign country; have an outstanding ability in the following discipline: Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Music, Folk Dance, Ballet and Theater; a graduating Grade VI or VII pupil at the time of application; be able to take up the scholarship in the school year for which the scholarship is granted; be proficient in oral and written Filipino and English; be willing to stay in a boarding high school set-up; have no systemic and/or communicable diseases; not be older than 15 years upon enrolment; and be determined to pursue a degree in any art discipline upon graduation from the PHSA. (PIA) [top]