Delano-Nulty AwardFor 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