Princess Grace Foundation USA Scholarships and Fellowships

Provides grants in the form of scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships to emerging talent in theater, dance, and film

The Princess Grace Foundation-USA is a non-profit, publicly-supported charity, headquartered in New York City and established 35 years ago by Prince Rainier III of Monaco to honor his wife, Princess Grace’s legacy.

The foundation's mission is to identifying and assisting emerging talent in theater, dance, and film who are at the outset of their careers or at early stages of professional development by awarding grants in the form of scholarships, apprenticeships, and fellowships.

Deadline Information

Nomination: Monday, February 15, 2021

Full Application: Saturday, May 1, 2021

Eligibility Requirements

The following eligibility must be met by all applicants:

  • All nominees must be U.S. citizens or have obtained permanent residency status.
  • All nominees (except playwrights, who may apply individually through, must be nominated by a school department chair/dean or company artistic director. Self-nominations are not allowed.
  • Scholarships, apprenticeships and fellowships must be completed in the United States

Application Process

Applications are accepted via the Princess Grace Foundation-USA’s online application module on their official website and will be open beginning in January 2018. Application deadlines vary depending upon the specific program. Applicants may choose to apply to one program in playwriting, theater, dance performance, choreography, or film.