Marti and Bob Fowler Theater Education Award

The recipient(s) of this scholarship will be chosen by a committee established by the Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences which must include the Chair of the Department of Theater and Dance, the Theater Education Director, and a designee of the Department of Education. The sponsors will be included in this committee until the final stage involving selection between top candidates. The recipient(s) will be chosen based on consideration of the following criteria: 1. Must be an officially declared Theater Education major at the sophomore level or above or a returning student with a theater degree pursuing their Theater Certification with plans to teach theater 2. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or above 3. Must submit a 1-2 page essay about why they chose to pursue Theater Education, their philosophy of teaching theater and what they feel they will contribute to the field of teaching 4. Must submit two letters of recommendation; one letter being from the Theater Education Director. All individuals are encouraged to apply. The amount of the scholarship(s) will be determined based on available funds. The scholarship may be used for tuition or applied to educational costs.

Award
Varies
Area of Interest
College of Arts and Sciences, Theater and Dance
Deadline
01/18/2017
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit a 1-2 page essay about why you chose to pursue Theater Education, your philosophy of teaching theater and what you feel you will contribute to the field of teaching.
  2. A reference must be provided by the SIUE Theater Education Director. Please provide their name and email address.
  3. Please provide the name and email address of someone (other than the SIUE Theater Education Director) that can provide you with a letter of reference.