Grants & Scholarships

Below is additional information on the various grants and scholarships that are available in the Theater Arts program.

Virginia Barnelle Scholarship

To qualify for the Virginia Barnelle Scholarship, the student must be a returning sophomore Theatre Arts major, attain academic excellence, demonstrate a financial need and show a commitment to overall service in the Theatre Arts program.

Sam Wasson Humanitarian Scholarship

This scholarship, named after former Theatre Arts major, Sam Wasson, who died in a tragic auto accident is given annually to a student who excels in both the performance and the technical sides of theatre, and has demonstrated a spirit of humanitarian generosity.

Annette Simons Theatre and Dance Scholarship

Given to a student majoring in Theatre Arts or Dance who is demonstrably talented in both fields and active in both programs.