Theatre Arts Scholarships

Below 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 ('07-'08) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Communication Studies and in even-numbered years ('08-'09) scholarship will be awarded by the Department of Theatre Arts.
  • Major: communication studies ('07-'08) and theatre arts ('08-'09)
  • Year in School: open
  • Application Process: general scholarship/award application

Doris Fuka Communication Studies/Theatre Arts Fund

  • Criteria: If a scholarship is to be awarded from this fund, the recipient must be a major in theatre arts for odd-numbered years ('07-'08) and communication studies for even-numbered years ('08-'09).
  • Major: theatre arts ('07-'08) and communication studies ('08-'09)
  • Year in School: entering freshman; all continuing students
  • Application Process: freshman scholarship application or general scholarship/award application

Helen Leide Memorial Fund

  • Criteria: As determined by theatre arts committee.
  • Major: theatre arts
  • Year in School: open
  • Application Process: general scholarship/award application and freshman application

Marie Toland Scholarship

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

Children’s Theatre Scholarship

  • Criteria: Proven commitment to theatre arts.
  • Major: theatre arts
  • GPA: 3.0 GPA
  • Year in School:  open
  • Application Process: general scholarship application/theatre department 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 UW-L production a performer, designer or member of the production team; audition is required consisting of a 1 1/2 minute monologue and 30 second song
  • Major: theatre
  • GPA: good academic standing
  • Year in School: incoming freshman or continuing student
  • Application Process: general scholarship application/theatre department 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/theatre department application