How can I win the scholarship?
What are the scholarship requirements?
The student must take and maintain at least 12 credit hours per semester with a minimum 2.0 GPA. The student must also participate in at least one production per semester and take at least one 3 credit hour theatre or communication course per semester.
Who is eligible?
The scholarship is designed for both theatre majors and non-majors, either those who perform onstage or those who work backstage in a directorial, design or technical capacity. We are looking for high school graduates who enjoy working on a theatrical production in any capacity and would enjoy doing so at the college level. The activity scholarship is intended for Kansas residents, but there is some additional scholarship money available for exceptional out of state theatre students.
How much does the scholarship cover?
The activity scholarship covers full tuition and book rental for a minimum of 12 credit hours to a maximum of 20 credit hours units per semester. The scholarship is awarded on a yearly basis and may be renewed for a second year.
What doesn't the scholarship cover?
The scholarship does not cover student fees, which amount to $16 per credit hour, or any special workbooks or supplies required by an instructor for personal student use. The activity scholarship also does not cover room and board on campus.
How can I pay for the other expenses?