The Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council is offering $300 Youth Scholarships for students in grades 7–12, and $200 for students in grades 3-6, who live in the 9-county area. These scholarships provide select students the opportunity to study their chosen art with a practicing professional artist by taking lessons over a period of months. Artistic areas include dance, literature, media arts, music, theater, and visual arts. The application for grades 7-12 is due October 1, 2019, and grades 3-6 are due November 1.