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Below is information regarding scholarships at the AZ Thespian Festival. Please read carefully, and make sure you complete all steps necessary by required deadlines.  Good luck!

DEADLINES: All audition materials should be added by the November 6, 2020 5:00 pm registration deadline. Failure to do so will result in ineligibility to audition. 

Any scholarship questions should be directed to Robert Vernier, the Scholarship Coordinator at robert.vernier@arizonathespians.com

Arizona Thespians Scholarship Registration Information

ARIZONA THESPIAN ESSAY SCHOLARSHIPS LINKS – Please see the individual application forms for more information. Students must be a Senior and an inducted Thespian to be eligible for essay scholarships.

Steve Halper Theatre Educator Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major in Theatre Education)

Steve Halper Theatre Educator Scholarship Application 

Theatre for Life Scholarship $1000.00 (Available to any student who will incorporate Arizona Thespians’ core values; teamwork, diversity, gratitude, and accountability as well as what they have learned through theatre arts in future jobs or community service positions.)

Theatre for Life Scholarship Application 

ARIZONA THESPIAN AUDITION SCHOLARSHIPS

*Ellis Jordan Memorial Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major in theatre)
*John Siler Memorial Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major theatre)
*AZ Thespian/EdTA Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to majorin theatre)
*Amy Bennett Memorial Music Theatre Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major or minor in MUSICAL theatre)
*Technical Theatre Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major in technical theatre or production)
*Ovation Scholarship $1500 (Available to any student intending to major in theatre.)

FOR TEACHERS:
2020 AZ Thespian Teacher Handbook – This is to be used by Troupe Directors to schedule seniors for their audition on November 21.

SCHOOL REGISTRATION PORTAL LINK –  Registration closed on 11/6/2020 at 5:00pm

Examples of Colleges/Universities that have attended past Arizona Thespian Festivals:

  • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
  • SANTA FE UNIVERSITY
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN
  • EASTERN ARIZONA COLLEGE
  • ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA
  • HASTINGS COLLEGE
  • GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY
  • CHANDLER GILBERT COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO
  • STEPHENS COLLEGE
  • PHOENIX COLLEGE
  • GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN