Online Scholarship Application

New scholarship candidates (for ALL areas):

  • Apply Here or pick up a hardcopy at the Theatre & Dance Administrative Support Office (220 French Hall)
  • Please complete this ahead of time and turn in to 220 French Hall or bring a hardcopy to your audition/interview.

Renewing scholarship candidates:

  • Apply Here or pick up a hardcopy at the Theatre & Dance Administrative Support Office (220 French Hall)
  • For ALL areas -  Please complete this application ahead of time online or bring the hardcopy to your audition/interview.
  • For actors and designers/technicians/stage managers: Please submit documentation for the required 10+ hours of service for 2017-2018 no later than May 31, 2018. You can get that here or pick up a hard copy of this form in the Theatre & Dance Administrative Support Office (220 French Hall).

Audition/Interview Information & Sign-up


Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
Place: Dance Studio, Northbank Center, 416 N. Saginaw St.
How: All are asked to attend starting at 4:00pm and though no specific appointment is required, we ask that you RSVP here: RSVP Dance

Audition Requirements: The dance audition will consist of modern dance and ballet. Students are not required to prepare a movement piece. Be prepared to converse with the Dance Faculty - consider what you may want to tell us about your goals, your experiences, yourself. For questions please contact Beth Freiman at


Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
Place: 110 French Hall
How: Please choose a 10-minute time slot here: Sign-Up Actors

Audition Requirements: BFA/BA Theatre scholarship students will prepare, and perform/present 2 pieces of performance material, together totaling no longer than 4 minutes. The performance material package will be one monologue, plus any of the following: a song, a poem (such as a spoken word piece), an excerpt from a script or piece the student has written (playwriting sample), or another monologue.  Students who chose to sing must bring their own recorded accompaniment and speaker; no pianist will be provided.  For questions please contact Janet Haley, Associate Professor of Theatre

Designers/Technicians/Stage Managers

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 4:00 – 6:00pm
Place: 210 French Hall (design lab)
How: Please choose a 15-minute time slot here: Sign-Up Design/Tech/Manage

Audition Requirements: Students planning to interview for scholarships in Design and Technology or Management should plan an oral presentation of your work using a portfolio to guide you. The portfolio should contain your resume as well as visual evidence of your work, such as photographs from a production you have worked on, a prop or costume you built, drawings from art classes, drafting, a prompt script or paperwork for a show you have stage managed, etc. The interview will last approximately 15 minutes. For questions please contact Nicole Broughton at