Scholarships

The School of Theatre and Dance offers scholarships in specific areas of Study. Scholarships are announced at the beginning of the Spring semester.

To apply, please go to Academic Works and search by scholarship. You can also view all College of Liberal and Creative Arts scholarships by visiting the LCA website.

Elkind Family Scholarship

In memory of Dr. Samuel Elkind, beloved Theater Arts Professor at SF State. Awarded for the fall semester to a graduate or undergraduate student of Theater Arts. Applicants are required to have full-time undergraduate status (12 units or more) or full-time graduate status (8 units or more) in the fall of 2017, and have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25.

Harry Donovan Memorial Scholarship

Recognize and support students with outstanding achievement in a technical theatre area of the Brown Bag Theatre Project through a merit scholarship in memory of Harry Donovan.

Screen Actors Guild Award

To provide financial assistance for Theatre Arts students who demonstrate considerable merit/excellence in their courses and production work.

J. Fenton McKenna Memorial Fund

To honor and reward Theatre Arts students for their excellence.

Clarence Miller Musical Theatre Scholarship

Provides merit scholarships for Theatre Arts students of promise in Musical Theatre.

Dance Scholarship Fund - Susan Whipp Legacy Scholarship

Awarded to promising dance students at SF State to assist with educational costs.

Jim Ponder Scholarship

Targeted to a promising undergraduate/graduate designer/technician in a theatrical design area.

Jules Irving Scholarship

Provides financial assistance to Theatre Arts students who desire to enter upon a dramatic career in legitimate theatre.

Teresina Drama Scholarship

Provides financial assistance to Theatre Arts students who desire to enter upon a dramatic career in legitimate theatre.

Theater Arts Scholarship

Provide financial assistant for students within the Theatre Arts program, particularly those who have demonstrated merit.