35 Years of Artistic Excellence!

NYCB Principal Ballerina Tiler Peck,The Sleeping Beauty (© Paul Kolnik); Broadway Star Carly Hughes, Pippin (© Joan Marcus);
SpongeBob SquarePants creator Stephen Hillenburg, (© Nickelodeon);  


Play a role in celebrating the 35th Anniversary!

Help us champion the next generation of choreographers, directors, filmmakers, designers, playwrights, actors, and dancers with a symbolic contribution of $35 toward the 35th Anniversary campaign.

Contribute $350 or more and you will be recognized on our web site and in the 2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala program!

Highlights of our 35 years of support for emerging talent in theater, dance and film:

Tony Kushner, Theater Fellowship 1987

Pulitzer Prize winner, Angels in America, Munich, Lincoln

Leslie Odom Jr., Theater Scholarship 2002

Tony Award winner, Best Actor, Hamilton: An American Musical

Greg Mottola, Film Scholarship 1989

Director, Superbad and Keeping up with the Joneses

Carly Hughes, Theater Scholarship 2002

Velma Kelly in Broadway's Chicago

Eric Darnell, Film Scholarship 1989

Director, Antz and Madagascar Films

Sam Gold, Theater Scholarship 2004

Tony Award winner, Director, Fun Home and Othello with Daniel Craig

Stephen Hillenburg, Film Scholarship 1991

Creator, SpongeBob SquarePants

Tiler Peck, Dance Scholarship 2004

Principal Dancer, New York City Ballet

Donna Lynne Champlin, Theater Scholarship 1992

Star of CW's Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Oscar Isaac, Theater Scholarship 2004

Golden Globe Award winner, Poe in Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens

Robert Battle, Dance Scholarship 1993

Artistic Director, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Cary Fukunaga, Film Scholarship 2005

Emmy Award winner, Beasts of No Nation, Jane Eyre, HBO's True Detective

Anna D. Shapiro, Theater Apprenticeship 1996

Tony Award winner, Artistic Director, Steppenwolf Theater

Ian Olds, Film Scholarship 2005

Independent Spirit Award winner, Director, The Fixer with James Franco

Bridget Carpenter, Theater Fellowship 1997

Writer and Producer, 11.22.63, Friday Night Lights and Parenthood 

Camille A. Brown, Choreography Fellowship 2006

Founder Artistic Director, Camille A. Brown & Dancers

Gillian Murphy, Dance Fellowship 1998

Principal Dancer, American Ballet Theatre

Kyle Abraham, Choreography Fellowship 2010

MacArthur "Genius" Award winner, Artistic Director, Abraham.In.Motion

Jon M. Chu, Film Scholarship 2001

Director, Justin Bieber's Never Say Never

Iva Radivojevic, Film Scholarship 2011

Guggenheim Fellow for Creative Arts