2018 Scholarship Forms

The Denison Arts Council (DAC) is “Dedicated to the promotion, development, and support of the visual, musical, physical, and literary arts in the North Texas area in order to serve the needs of all citizens through participation, exposure, and educational opportunities.”  The DAC is the committed to the preservation, promotion, and encouragement of all forms of art in Denison and North Texas.  The DAC has many magnificent art focused events including an outstanding display of puppetry, visual art, music and dance at our annual Dia de Muertos festival and parade.  The DAC is a proud sponsor of the annual Music on Main concert series held in Downtown Denison, as well as a collaborator with the Texoma Film Club to bring free artistically themed films to Grayson County. The community’s passion for the preservation of Denison’s historical artifacts, as well as the promotion of local art, can be found within the beautiful galleries and shops throughout Denison and North Texas.  The DAC’s mission to foster arts and culture in North Texas is the motivation for the Emerging Artist Scholarships.  The DAC wants to pro-actively support and encourage high school seniors interested in taking their artistic skills in visual arts, music, theatre, writing and dance to the collegiate level by offering ten (10) $1,000 scholarships.