Thanks to the generosity of many different donors, we are pleased to be able to offer the following dedicated Up with People scholarships to qualified incoming cast members. To apply, click here.

Anna Ftorek Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to vocally talented females who demonstrate financial need.

Bill Holmes Legacy Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to graduating seniors at San Miguel High School or St. Augustine High School in Tucson, Arizona.

Cast E 1981 Global Citizenship Endowed Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to students who demonstrate financial need and have a history of giving to their community.

Cast E 1988 Legacy Fund
Preference shall be given to students who demonstrate financial need from Mexico, New Zealand, or Australia.

Diana Mynes Allen Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to children, family members, or designated recruits of a Cast C 83 alumnus who demonstrate financial need.

Dorte “Dee” Ronne and Deborah De Vlam Memorial Scholarship
Preference shall be given to students who demonstrate financial need and determination to travel in the program.

F James McDonald Family Foundation Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to students who demonstrate financial need and exhibit the following abilities: leadership, community involvement, and academic achievement.

Gaby Bedolla Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to Latin American or Mexican students who demonstrate financial need.

Jan Abraham Kane Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to male performers, ethnic minorities and musicians who demonstrate financial need.

Jerry and Martha Jarrett Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to African American students who demonstrate financial need.

Kenny Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall first be given to students who demonstrate financial needed with priority focused in support of African American applicants. Recipients will be selected by the Up with People scholarship selection committee.

Marc Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to male African American students who are performing arts talented and demonstrate financial need.

Makan Diarra Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to students from Africa or South America who demonstrate financial need.

Paul Whitaker Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to European participants who demonstrate financial need and emulate passion for travel and global citizenship.

UWPIAA Endowed Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to male performers, ethnic minorities and musicians who demonstrate financial need.

German Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to applicants who reside in Germany and who demonstrate financial need, individual merit and motivation. Please contact scholarships@upwithpeople.org to receive instructions on how to apply for this scholarship.