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    Theatre Arts Scholarships

    diplomaBelow is a list of Theatre Arts scholarships for which students may apply. Scholarship applications should be made early each spring and will be awarded at the Honors Reception in April. Theatre scholarship applications will be distributed via e-mail to all current theatre students. Incoming freshmen or other students can complete an application through the Foundation Office. Check deadline dates carefully. We also recommend all students check the Scholarship and Awards book at the UWL Foundation Office (Cleary Center) or visit www.foundation.uwlax.edu/sch.html each semester to learn which scholarships you might be eligible to receive.

     

    Robert and Kip Frederick Fund for Communication Studies and Theatre Arts

    Criteria:  In odd-numbered years (2013-2014) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Communication Studies and in even-numbered years (2014-2015) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Theatre Arts.
    Major:  communication studies (2013-14) and theatre arts (2014-2015)
    Year in School:  open
    Application Process:  general scholarship application

     

    Doris Fuka Communication Studies/Theatre Arts Fund

    Criteria:  In odd-numbered years (2013-2014) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Theatre Arts and in even-numbered years (2014-2015) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Communication Studies.
    Major:  theatre arts/communication studies
    Year in School:  entering freshman; all continuing students
    Application Process:  general scholarship application


    Helen Leide Memorial Fund

    Criteria:  As determined by the Department of Theatre Arts 
    Major:  theatre arts
    Year in School: open 
    Application Process: general scholarship application 

     

    Marie Toland Scholarship

    Criteria: Preference given to students major in theatre arts.
    Major:  theatre
    GPA: 3.0 GPA 
    Year in School: junior or senior
    Application Process: general scholarship application 

     

    Children’s Theatre Scholarship

    Criteria: Proven commitment to theatre arts. 
    Major:  theatre
    GPA: 3.0 GPA
    Year in School:  open
    Application Process: general scholarship application

     

    Tinapp/Joyce Scholarship

    Criteria: Proven commitment to theatre arts. 
    Major:  theatre
    GPA: 3.0 GPA
    Year in School: incoming freshman or continuing student 
    Application Process: general scholarship application/theatre department scholarship application 

     

    Music Theatre Scholarship

    Criteria: Proven commitment to theatre arts; must work at some level on each UWL production a performer, designer or member of the production team
    Major:  theatre/music theatre
    GPA: good academic standing
    Year in School: incoming freshman or continuing student
    Application Process: general scholarship application

     

    Drecktrah Family Scholarship

    Criteria:  Proven commitment to theatre arts
    Major:  theatre
    GPA:  good academic standing
    Year in School:  open
    Application Process:  general scholarship application 

     

    Peter Talen Memorial Scholarship

    Criteria: Proven commitment to theatre arts
    Major:  theatre
    Year in School: incoming freshmen or continuing student
    Application Process: general scholarship application

     

  • Contact us:

    Theatre office: 608.785.6701
    Box office: 608.785.8522
    154 Center for the Arts
    kshulka@uwlax.edu

  • Upcoming Production

    Chicago encore poster

    Chicago (Encore Performance/Scholarship Fundraiser)
    Book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse
    Music by John Kander
    Lyrics by Fred Ebb
    Based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins
    Script adaptation by David Thompson
    Saturday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m.
    Sunday, September 13 at 2:00 p.m.
    Tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 8 at 1:00 p.m.
    Ticket Prices:  $25 adults; $20 seniors/non UWL students; $10 UWL students
    Toland Theatre, Center for the Arts (corner of 16th & Vine Streets)