Eligibility Requirements


-Must be accepted into a secondary education program in the arts includng, but not limited to the preforming arts and media.

-Must be a graduate of a high school in Whitecourt.

Application Deadline


The deadline to apply for a scholarship is July 31, 2020. The Pumpjack Players’ executive members will select the recipients of the scholarship by August 15, 2020. Those who will receive a scholarship will be notified shortly after August 15, 2020. 

Scholarship Amount


Each year, Pumpjack Players awards a $500 scholarship to a local student pursuing education in the arts.

How to Apply


Write up to a 500-word essay including the following:


· Where you have been accepted into school and what program you will be attending

· What local high school you graduated from

· Why you have chosen that career path

· Your experience in the area, if you have any

· Any community volunteer work – related or unrelated to your future career choice

· What are your future goals after graduating from your secondary education program?


Along with the essay, please provide proof of acceptance into the program you will be attending at a secondary education institute.

Email your essay and proof of acceptance to:




We will send you a reply that we have received your application. If you do not receive that reply that we received it, please resubmit your application to ensure you will be considered for the scholarship.


You can also mail your application and proof of acceptance to: Box 2215, Whitecourt, Alberta, T7S 1P8

This year Pumpjack Players is proud to support Kelsey McCammon on her journey to obtain a degree in theater and the presorming arts. We wish her the best of luck!