Who may apply?
Cloudcroft, Alamogordo, or Tularosa High School graduating
senior who intends to enroll in a post secondary education
institution including an accredited trade/tech school,
college, or university.
past recipient of a CLOC scholarship who intends to continue
their post secondary education.
While any student
meeting the listed criteria may apply, preference will be
given to those applicants who have (1) shown an interest in
the performing arts, such as theater, band, orchestra,
dramatic writing, or vocal arts through demonstrated
participation in those activities; (2) shown or professed an
interest in studying the performing arts as part of their
post-secondary educational plans; (3) and /or have
demonstrated a commitment to community service through
A student may, if
selected, receive the scholarship four times for a maximum,
total scholarship award of $ 2000.00. However, the
recipient must reapply each year and be considered with the
high school applicants for that year.
$500 scholarships will be awarded. Each scholarship will be
distributed in two parts with each $250.00 payment to be
applied to the semesters of the students’ choosing.
NOTE: Proof of
registration and enrollment is required prior to
distribution of scholarship amounts. For continuing
students, in addition to proof of enrollment, a transcript
showing current GPA is required to receive the scholarship
funds for the second semester.
Scholarship Application Packet:
application (provided by CLOC)
School or college transcript.
typewritten, double-spaced essay, not to exceed 600 words,
based on a topic or question to be determined each year by
the CLOC Scholarship Committee.
those Applications which are complete shall be considered.
To be complete, the fully completed, signed application,
together with any required supporting documentation, must
be received by CLOC by the application deadline.
shall not include any item not specifically requested and
the inclusion of any additional items, including but not
limited to, photographs or letters or recommendation, shall
disqualify the applicant from consideration.
Submitting scholarship application:
you are a Cloudcroft High School student, return your
scholarship application and packet to your high school
counselor on or before April 1st.
attending Alamogordo High School, Tularosa High School, or
an accredited trade/tech school, college or university,
return application to:
Cloudcroft Light Opera
Scholarship Application Committee
Cloudcroft, NM 88317-1166