For over 41 years, Lyric Theatre Company has been a part of Greater Burlington’s vibrant arts community. Each year Lyric awards a $1,000 award to an area high school senior to help defray expenses during his or her freshman year of college. The Delano-Nulty Scholarship honors two of Lyric’s founding members, Howard Delano and Polly Nulty.
- Graduation from an area high school with plans to attend college the following September
- Involvement in theatre through Lyric Theatre Company, school productions, or other area theatre companies
- Demonstration of continuing interest in the performing arts
- Educational/career goals that relate to the performing arts (theatre, music, dance or technical theatre)
In addition to the official application, the applicant must provide two letters of recommendation from his or her drama or music director, or an adult who has supervised/instructed the applicant in the performing arts or technical aspects of theatre. These letters should be in a sealed envelope marked confidential and included in the application package. Applications can be obtained by calling the Lyric Office at 802-658-1484. Scholarship applications and letters of reference must be received by the deadline listed on the application.
Send completed applications to:
Lyric Theatre Company
P.O. Box 1688
Williston, VT 05495