Our Opportunities

Browsing “All” Scholarships: To view a list of all scholarship opportunities, you may click “All” under “Opportunities” above. This list shows all opportunities available, not opportunities for which you are recommended to consider applying to.

Please note the “Deadline” column indicates the deadline to complete the application in order to receive consideration. This is not the deadline to accept the award. Notifications of awards winners will vary dependent on deadlines, and will be communicated in a timely manner.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,500 Bob and Marti Fowler Future Theatre Educator Scholarship
The Bob and Marti Fowler Future Theatre Educator Scholarship is for an inducted Thespian of the International Thespian Society (ITS) pursuing a...
The Bob and Marti Fowler Future Theatre Educator Scholarship is for an...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline04/01/2018
$1,000 Christopher L. Hunt Scholarship
The Christopher L. Hunt Scholarship is for an inducted Thespian of the International Thespian Society (ITS) who plans to use his or her skills...
The Christopher L. Hunt Scholarship is for an inducted Thespian of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
$1,000 Educational Theatre Association Presidents' Leadership Scholarship
The EdTA Presidents’ Leadership Scholarship was created with donations by, and in honor of, past and current EdTA board presidents. One applicant...
The EdTA Presidents’ Leadership Scholarship was created with donations...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
$1,000 Jhon Marshall / International Thespian Officers' Outstanding Student Achievement Scholarship
The Jhon Marshall / ITO Outstanding Student Achievement Scholarships were developed by the International Thespian Officers (ITO) to recognize those...
The Jhon Marshall / ITO Outstanding Student Achievement Scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
$500.00 The Alan D. Engelsman and Penny Lu Engelsman Scholarship
The Alan D. Engelsman and Penny Lu Engelsman Scholarship is for an inducted Thespian of the International Thespian Society (ITS) pursuing a major...
The Alan D. Engelsman and Penny Lu Engelsman Scholarship is for an...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2018
$1,000 The Austin Yeatman Technical Theatre Scholarship
The Austin Yeatman Technical Theatre Scholarship is for an inducted Thespian of the International Thespian Society (ITS) pursuing a technical...
The Austin Yeatman Technical Theatre Scholarship is for an inducted...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/01/2018
1,000.00 The Educational Theatre Association Board of Directors' Scholarship
The EdTA Board of Directors Scholarship was created with donations by, and in honor of, past and current members of the EdTA Board of Directors. ...
The EdTA Board of Directors Scholarship was created with donations by,...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: 1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2018
$1,500 The Michael J. Peitz Leadership Scholarship
The Michael J. Peitz Leadership Scholarship is given in honor of former Executive Director and board President Michael Peitz, who retired in 2011....
The Michael J. Peitz Leadership Scholarship is given in honor of former...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline04/01/2018
$0.00 ITF FSA Session 7 (6/27 Wednesday 3:45-4:30 PM)
ITF FSA Session 7
ITF FSA Session 7
  • Deadline: 05/01/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2018
Varies New Troupe Charter Grant
With a goal of bringing honor and recognition to theatre students in financially challenged communities, the International Thespian Society has...
With a goal of bringing honor and recognition to theatre students in...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2018
EdTA National Conference registration and the cost of a PDI at the event Educational Theatre Association National Conference Grant for Pre Professional Members
The EdTA National Conference Grant for Pre-Professional Members was created to: 1. Assist EdTA pre-professional members in reaching a higher level...
The EdTA National Conference Grant for Pre-Professional Members was...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2018
  • Award: EdTA National Conference registration and the cost of a PDI at the event
Deadline06/15/2018
EdTA National Conference registration and the cost of a PDI at the event Educational Theatre Association National Conference Grant for Theatre Educators
The EdTA National Conference Grant for Theatre Educators was created to: 1. Assist EdTA members in reaching a higher level of professional...
The EdTA National Conference Grant for Theatre Educators was created...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2018
  • Award: EdTA National Conference registration and the cost of a PDI at the event
Deadline06/15/2018
$250.00 Linda P. Wise Grant for Theatre Educators
The Linda P. Wise Grant for Theatre Educators is awarded to EdTA professional members and theatre educators who present a well-laid plan for an...
The Linda P. Wise Grant for Theatre Educators is awarded to EdTA...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
International Thespian Festival registration and cost of leadership training at the event Leadership Grant
The Leadership Grant, created by Joe Burnsworth, a former president of the Educational Theatre Association, provides registration for one student...
The Leadership Grant, created by Joe Burnsworth, a former president of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: International Thespian Festival registration and cost of leadership training at the event
Ended
Up to 10,000 Send A Troupe to Thespian Festival Grant
The Send a Troupe to International Thespian Festival Grant was created with donations from many generous supporters of the Educational Theatre...
The Send a Troupe to International Thespian Festival Grant was created...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to 10,000
Ended
Non-Monetary Honor The Educational Theatre Association Administrator’s Award
Nominate an Administrator for the Educational Theatre Association’s The Administrator’s Award. The Administrator’s Award is presented to...
Nominate an Administrator for the Educational Theatre Association’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Non-Monetary Honor
Ended
International Thespian Festival registration and reimbursement of travel expenses The Ronald L. Longstreth International Thespian Festival Grant
The Ronald L. Longstreth International Thespian Festival Grant is a one-time grant for students who are not United States citizens, who reside in a...
The Ronald L. Longstreth International Thespian Festival Grant is a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: International Thespian Festival registration and reimbursement of travel expenses
Ended
Non-Monetary Honor The Educational Theatre Association Hall of Fame Award 
Nominate a Member of EdTA for the Educational Theatre Association’s Hall of Fame Award. The Hall of Fame Award recognizes a maximum of five...
Nominate a Member of EdTA for the Educational Theatre Association’s Hall...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Non-Monetary Honor
Ended
Non-Monetary Honor The Educational Theatre Association Outstanding School Award
Nominate a school for Educational Theatre Association’s Outstanding School Award. The Outstanding School Award recognizes as many as twelve high...
Nominate a school for Educational Theatre Association’s Outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Non-Monetary Honor
Ended
Non-Monetary Honor The International Thespian Society Honorary Thespian of the Year Award
Nominate a Volunteer for Educational Theatre Association’s Honorary Thespian of the Year Award. The Honorary Thespian of the Year Award recognizes...
Nominate a Volunteer for Educational Theatre Association’s Honorary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Non-Monetary Honor
Ended
Non-Monetary Honor The International Thespian Society Inspirational Theatre Educator Award
Nominate your Troupe Director for the Educational Theatre Association’s Inspirational Theatre Educator Award. The Inspirational Theatre Educator...
Nominate your Troupe Director for the Educational Theatre Association’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Non-Monetary Honor
Ended
International Thespian Festival registration and up to $200 towards travel expenses The Doug Finney Festival Grant
The Doug Finney Festival Grant is a need-based grant given annually to four high school sophomores, juniors, or seniors who are inducted members of...
The Doug Finney Festival Grant is a need-based grant given annually to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: International Thespian Festival registration and up to $200 towards travel expenses
Ended