Theatre Scholarship Requirements
Theatre merit scholars must either major in theatre or minor in design and technology if majoring in Engineering. Students may compete in both areas.
Candidates for the theatre merit scholarship should submit the following to the Department of Theatre and Dance:
- a résumé that highlights depth and dimension of experience in theatre (acting, directing, design and technology
- two recommendations from theatre teachers, directors, coaches or mentors that discuss creative abilities, training and potential
Send materials by Nov. 15 (Early Decision I candidates) or Dec. 1 (Regular Decision and Early Decision II candidates) to:
Office of Admissions
Attn: Arts Merit Scholarships - Theatre
One Dent Drive
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Finalists for theatre merit scholarships will participate in these on-campus activities:
- Theatre performance - performance of two contrasting monologues (no cuts necessary for time constraints) and participation in movement, voice and improvisation workshops
- Design and technology - presentation of original artwork (drawings, paintings, technical drawings) and production work (via slides or photographs); interview with faculty member
Families are invited to a Q&A session and luncheon with department students and faculty.