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February 28, 2012

Fine Arts Day to be held on March 7


Fine Arts DayWith the seventh annual Fine Arts Day at Cowley College ready to take place Wednesday, March 7, time is winding down to register for the event. All high school students are invited to attend Fine Arts Day on Cowley College’s main campus in Arkansas City.

Those attending Fine Arts Day will have the opportunity to compete for scholarships, cash vouchers, and awards. They will also get to take in performances by Cowley College’s vocal and instrumental performing arts groups, tour the school’s music, theatre and arts programs, and interact with current students, faculty and staff.

Auditions will be held for broadcast journalism, dance, vocal music, instrumental music, theatre, and piano scholarships. While, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, and Prodigy Art Portfolio interviews will be conducted.

Through the course of Fine Arts Day, high school students will have a chance to audition and/or share portfolios of their artwork. Student artwork will be displayed and prizes will be given in several different categories. Prizes awarded will include scholarships and cash prizes.

All High School students - from freshmen through seniors - can enter the Art & Design, Mass Media and Creative Writing Prodigy Awards competitions and win medals. Cash vouchers will be awarded only to Sr. division participants and are redeemable pending full time enrollment at Cowley College the following academic year.

To be eligible for the Prodigy Awards competitions, registration must be submitted by March 2. To register go to

Only graduating seniors are eligible for Art & Design, Mass Media, and Creative Writing Scholarships. While, only graduating seniors are eligible to audition for theatre, vocal music, instrumental music, piano, and studio and musical theatre dance scholarships.

To be eligible for theatre and music scholarships, registration must be submitted by March 6. To register go to

Enjoy a day of performing and visual art during Cowley College’s Fine Arts Day on Wednesday, March 7.