APPLICATION FOR THE SHAKESPEARE SCHOLARSHIP
INSTRUCTIONS: Applicants for this award should fill-in the required information below, sign the application, and return this form:
Upload to the Theatre's Blackboard. Electronic submission assumes your signature.
Mail to: Shakespeare Scholarship, Theatre Communications Program, GVSU, Allendale MI 49401.
FAX to: (616) 331-2700. At least one letter of reference in support of this application must be sent by a drama teacher, coach, or director separately to the same address. Please type or print clearly.
Telephone _________________________ Graduation Date ___________________
Name of School _________________________________________________________
Location of School _____________________________________________________
Have you applied to GVSU? yes ____ no ____ Accepted? yes___ no___
How did you learn of this scholarship? newspaper ___ drama coach ___
GVSU Admissions Office ____ Other (please specify) ______________
THEATRE BACKGROUND: Please list here all drama classes & workshops in which you've been enrolled, plays you've acted in or worked backstage on (including location of play and role/tech assignment), as well as any related experience or skills you may have (such as dancing or singing skills, forensics experience, etc.). If you wish, you may attach a separate resume to this application.
PERSONAL STATEMENTS: In a short paragraph or two, please describe why you are choosing to study theatre at Grand Valley State.
In a short paragraph or two, please describe what you feel you could contribute as a participant in the University's Shakespeare Festival.
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES: Please list at least one other individual who knows you and whom we might contact for further information regarding your application:
Name ____________________________________ Phone ___________________
APPLICANT'S SIGNATURE: _________________________________________________