Scholarships in Theatre Arts

Vollmer Scholarship in the Arts

Award: $18,306, Deadline: January 15

For music, award is based upon the audition for acceptance. For art, award is based upon a portfolio that must be presented to the department. For theatre, the award is dependent upon previous acting experience and a written statement. For dance, award is based upon the audition for acceptance.

Dean's Scholarship in the Arts

Award: $3,000, Deadline: January 15

For music, award is based upon the audition for acceptance. For art, award is based upon a portfolio that must be presented to the department. For theatre, the award is dependent upon previous acting experience and a written statement. For dance, the award is based upon the audition for acceptance.

Theatre Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have talent and passion for dramatic performance and production. Audition and/or interviews are required for eligibility.

Talent Scholarship

Award: $9,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student and must audition or have a portfolio.

Trustee Talent Scholarship

Award: $24,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student who ranks in the top tenth of their class and has a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 2020. Talent applicants must audition or have portfolio.

Theatre Award - Performance & Technical

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 1

Audition, two letters of recommendation, a recent headshot, and resume listing theatre training are required to be submitted.

Performing Arts Scholarship - Theatre Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a theatre student who plans to participate in the college's Stage Company performances or serve in technical production areas. Performance audition is required.

Kate Neal Kinley Memorial Fellowship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: December 3

Applicant must have a bachelor's degree in architecture, art, dance, landscape architecture, music, theater, regional or urban planning and be continuing on to graduate study. Preference will be given to applicants under the age of twenty-five.

Music and Theatre/Dance Scholarships

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Audition is required.

Allan Lucas Memorial Educational Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a full-time student who plans to pursue lighting education or research as apart of their undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral studies. Applicant must be a junior, senior, or graduate student in an accredited four-year college or university located in Northern California.

Theater Arts Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 10

Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and demonstrated ability.

Dean's Talent Scholarship

Award: $11,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student who ranks in the top quarter of their high school class and has a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score between 1580 and 1790. An audition or portfolio is required.

Provost Talent Scholarship

Award: $14,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student who ranks in top 15% of class and has a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1800. An audition or portfolio is required.

Martin J. Svaglic Award

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 25

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1180 (composite ACT score of 26). Applicant must be admitted to Loyola prior to February 25.

CRT Internship Program

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be pursuing a degree in the field for which they are applying or have equivalent work experience.

Presidential Talent Scholarship

Award: $16,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a full-time student who ranks in the top tenth of their class and has a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1950. An audition or portfolio are required.

Performing Arts Scholarship

Award: $16,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must have outstanding artistic talent. An on-campus audition is required.

Catharine Gould Chism Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman who has demonstrated leadership abilities and has the intent to major in the arts or humanities.

Taustine Award

Award: $450, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be enrolled in theatre arts. Applicant must audition in the fall.

Clarence and Janet Lesser Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must exhibit high interest and achievement in major area. Selection is based upon talent and academic promise.

Division of Creative Arts and Technology Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.7 or better and submit an essay on major selection, portfolio of work, or audition.

Strassler Scholarship

Award: $64,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must execute an interview on Strassler Scholars Day in February.

Performing Arts Scholarship

Award: $11,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must demonstrate ability to perform in dance or theatre.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

Cornell College Theatre Award

Award: $4,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a talent and passion for dramatic performance and production. Audition and/or interview are required for eligibility.

Baker Gifted Arts Scholarship in Theatre

Award: $3,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be talented, motivated, and have a desire to grow and excel in the world of theatre arts.

Theatre/Film/Dance Incentive Award

Award: $4,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must execute an audition and an interview. Selection is based upon academic potential and financial need.

Theatre Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant interested in acting must audition by performing two memorized contrasting excerpts from scripts of choice. Applicant interested in directing or technical theatre must submit a portfolio of past work.

Competitive Scholarship for Theatre

Award: $4,000, Deadline: February 5

Selection is based upon audition for acting candidates and portfolio submission for directing or design candidates. Applicant must execute an interview.