Showcase Spotlight Honors

2019

2-D Visual Arts

Gold Spotlight | Kylie McLaughlin Somerville HS Somerset County

Silver Spotlight | Gabriella Pedrick Kingsway HS Gloucester County

Bronze Spotlight | Abe Frankel Highstown HS Mercer County

3-D Visual Arts

Gold Spotlight | Christie Pyanoe Wall HS Monmouth County

Silver Spotlight | Jenielle Westlock David Bradley HS Union County

Bronze Spotlight | Samantha Wheaton Millville HS Cumberland County

Creative Writing & Poetry

Gold Spotlight | Emma Sylvia Ocean Township HS Monmouth County

Silver Spotlight | Julia King Cedar Creek HS Atlantic County

Bronze Spotlight | Sophia Romano Cedar Creek HS Atlantic County

Dance

Gold Spotlight | Syera Pilt Sparta HS Sussex County

Silver Spotlight | Brianna Polland A.P. Schalick HS Salem County

Bronze Spotlight | Deja Veys Trenton Central HS Mercer County

Filmmaking

Gold Spotlight | Parth Marathe Bridgewater HS Somerset County

Silver Spotlight | Ryan McNally Central Regional HS Ocean County

Bronze Spotlight | Allocco Pennsville Memorial HS Salem County

 

Instrumental Music

Gold Spotlight | Jacob Callas Mater Dei Prep Monmouth County

Silver Spotlight | Daniella Reuteria North Bergen HS Hudson County

Bronze Spotlight | Alex Destatano Holy Spirit HS Atlantic County

Musical Theatre

Gold Spotlight | Nadia Vito Pinelands Regional HS Ocean County

Silver Spotlight | Mia Montero Governor L. HS Union County

Bronze Spotlight | Mia Cavanar Ocean Twp HS Monmouth County

Photography

Gold Spotlight | Erin Quinn Bio Tech Monmouth County

Silver Spotlight | Marc Soden Hamilton West HS Mercer County

Bronze Spotlight | Eliah Hall Hightstown HS Mercer County

Theatre

Gold Spotlight | Natalie Torres Trenton Central HS Mercer County

Silver Spotlight | Virgina Uychara Pitman PS Gloucester County

Bronze Spotlight | Bryce Isom Hamilton West HS Mercer County

Vocal Music

Gold Spotlight | Dominique Demko Long Branch HS Monmouth County

Silver Spotlight | Jenna Migliorino Pitman PS Gloucester County

Bronze Spotlight | Zach Jaeger Woodstown HS Salem County

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2020 Top 10 Awards

The Top 10 showcasing students (ages 17 and under) in each eligible category will be awarded with full scholarships (a $3,500 value) to attend the overnight Appel Farm Arts Camp!

Past State Showcase Scholarship Recipients

(2017)

PHOTOGRAPHY - Carolyn Galgano, Sparta High School,  Sussex County  
THEATRE - Isaiah Petit Compere, Ewing High School, Mercer County  
CREATIVE WRITING - Rebecca Oldham, Cedar Creek High School, Atlantic County

VISUAL ARTS - 2D Sarah Vargas, Bergen County Academies, Bergen County
VISUAL ARTS – 3D Maria Lu, Bridgewater Raritan High School, Somerset County
VOCAL MUSIC Olivia Youngman, Point Pleasant Borough High School, Ocean County 

FILMMAKING - Kaite Nguyen, Ocean Township High School, Monmouth County
INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC - Tyler Sacko, Toms River High School East Ocean County  
DANCE - Jose Lapaz-Rodriguez  Trenton Central High School Mercer County 

(2016)

Dance –Tamir Rios, Hudson County, County Prep High School

Visual Arts – Joanna Hoang, Atlantic County, Egg Harbor Township H.S.

Photography- Emily Smith Burlington County, Cherokee H.S.

Filmmaking- Justin Boswich, Burlington County, Shawnee H.S.

 

 

Vocal Music- Olivia Youngman, Ocean County, Point Pleasant Borough H.S.

Instrumental Music- Ryan Hernandez, Union County, Governor Livingston H.S.

Theatre –Maria Jesus Valdos, Hudson County, Union City H.S.

Creative Writing Moira Sweeder, Atlantic County, Mainland Regional H.S.