Las Casas is proud to present the 2020 Performing Arts Scholarship Program. This annual program, which culminates in the Joci Awards, a one-night showcase of 25 talented performing arts students in San Antonio and the surrounding area, offers numerous educational opportunities and awards more than $100,000 in scholarships each year. Since the program’s inception in 2009, Las Casas has awarded over $1 million, maintaining its designation as the largest scholarship funding source of its kind in the United States.

Rules, Guidelines and Rubrics


Best Lead Actor in a Musical

Best Lead Actress in a Musical




Applications for the 2020 Production Assistant Internship Program coming soon!

Key Dates

Student Applications Open: September 3, 2019

Scholarship Information Session: Saturday, December 14, 2019; Date and location TBA

Student Application Deadline: Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 11:59PM

Preliminary Auditions: Saturday, March 7 (Vocal and Best Lead Actor/Actress in a Musical) and Sunday, March 8 (Dance and Acting), 2020

Joci Awards Rehearsal: Tuesday, May 12 – Saturday, May 16, 2020

Joci Awards: Sunday, May 17, 2020