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Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship

The Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship is named for fine arts supporter and Augustana alumna Judith Katz. The scholarship is a $16,000 award ($4,000 annually) given to students who will major in theatre arts at Augustana College.

Auditions will be conducted from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, March 12, 2016.

The application deadline is Feb. 27, 2016.

A completed application package must include:

• A completed application for the Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship (below)
• Two letters of recommendation: one from your nominating high school teacher or director, and ne from someone familiar with your work in theatre
• A resume detailing your theatrical experience and training (performance and/or technical)
• An essay (at least one but not more than two pages) describing your goals for your college theatre experience

The student audition will consist of:

• An audition/portfolio presentation
• An interview with theatre arts faculty
• Optional: Feel free to bring photos or other supporting materials (programs, reviews) to refer to during your interview.

If you apply for but do not receive a Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Arts Scholarship, your application automatically will be considered for one of Augustana College's general theatre scholarships (up to $2,500 annually).

For more information, email or call Christina Myatt, (309) 794-7611.

Application for the Judith Katz Memorial Theatre Scholarship

First name:
Last name:
Street address:
Home phone:
Cell phone:
Birth date:
High school:
Class rank:
Date Augustana application submitted:
Acceptance date:

Please indicate the type of audition you intend to present:

Performance audition Technical theatre portfolio presentation

Would you prefer a morning or an afternoon appointment?
We will do our best to accommodate your preferences.

Morning Afternoon

Submit your complete application package to:
Augustana College
Department of Theatre Arts
Attn: Katz Scholarship
639 38th St.
Rock Island, Ill., 61201