Santa Rosa High’s recently graduated Nick Chuba won a $10,000 scholarship from the “Beach Blanket Babylon Scholarship for the Arts,” according to school officials. Chuba, an ArtQuest student, won in the acting category.

He and fellow Panther Kelsey Tarantino were two of the nine seniors from the Bay Area who were finalists in the competition. The pair performed June 4 at Club Fugazi in San Francisco.