Yadkin Arts Council Scholarship Deadline – March 15, 2021 – Yadkin County High School Students Apply NOW!

Yadkin Arts Council Scholarship opportunity

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Yadkin Arts Council Scholarships

The Yadkin Arts Council offers three scholarships annually:


Nancy Mills Davis Memorial Scholarship (Visual Arts) – $1,000

Stephen G. Lyons Memorial Scholarship (Performing Arts) – $1,000

Willingham Scholarship in the Arts – $2,000


To be eligible, the applicant must be a senior in one of the Yadkin County High Schools – OR – at a senior level in homeschool while residing in Yadkin County.

Each scholarship has its own separate application.

Completed applications are due to the appropriate school guidance counselor – OR – can be mailed directly to the Yadkin Arts Council at P.O. Box 667, Yadkinville, NC 27055 – OR – dropped off in person to the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center at 226 E. Main Street, Yadkinville, NC 27055. All applications must be either be postmarked or received in person by March 15th.

Scholarship winners will be announced at high school awards day in late Spring.

Scholarship awards will be paid directly to the recipient’s school. It is the responsibility of the recipient to notify the Yadkin Arts Council of the correct payment instructions including the school name, mailing address, and recipient’s student id #.

Scholarship awards are typically paid between July 15th and August 15th.

Additional Ticket Info.


  • All ticket prices include fees + tax
  • Tickets are non-refundable.
  • Tickets will be emailed after purchase – it is not a requirement to print them (your name will be on a will call list at the door)


  • Doors open 1/2 hour before performance.
  • Seating is general admission, but season pass ticket holders and handicap patrons receive priority seating.
  • The theater is wheelchair accessible.
  • Listening assisted devices are available.


  • Discounted ticket pricing available for groups of 20 or more on select shows –  please call for reservations
  • Groups will have a section of seats reserved for them under their group name.


  • Pick 10 FLEX PASS – Purchase tickets to 10 or more of our 18 season shows to receive 15% OFF.****Pick 10 Flex Pass Holders will be given preferred seating and a FREE ticket to Douglass/Dunbar****
  • Pick 5 FLEX PASS – Purchase tickets to 5 or more of our season shows to receive 10% OFF.


  • Enjoy dinner inside the center.
  • Reservations recommended. Call 336-677-6006 or email centerbistro@yadkinarts.org.

About the Willingham Theater

The Yadkin Cultural Arts Center is the home for our Yadkin Arts Council, and also features the 193-seat Willingham Theater, resident artist studios, the Yadkin Valley Fiber Room (a learning resource), The Center Bistro, Welborn Gallery, meeting space and classrooms, and the versatile Front Yard space.

The mission of the Yadkin Arts Council is to enrich the lives of every citizen of Yadkin County and beyond by providing opportunities for artists, no matter what their specific creative outlet is, even if it’s just consuming art!


Monday – Friday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
– AND –
One Hour before show time


Phone: 336-679-2941
Email: info@yadkinarts.org
Address: 226 E. Main Street Yadkinville, NC