We are pleased to announce that our “Send a Thespian” award is available for California State Thespian Festival. This is an opportunity for Troupe Directors to nominate an outstanding Thespian who cannot otherwise afford Festival.  The award covers the $100 registration fee and one $25 I.E. fee.  Submissions are limited to one student per troupe. Troupe must register for and attend Festival 2020.

To apply, Troupe Directors write a letter of recommendation; signed by the Troupe Director and one of the following: Principal, Assistant Principal or Guidance Counselor. Letters should then be scanned and submitted to info@cathespians.org by December 15, 2020.

The following are guidelines for the Troupe Director’s recommendation:

  • Student’s full name
  • High School year of student
  • Year student was inducted as a thespian
  • Current Troupe office or one previously held (not essential)
  • Examples of troupe support and community service
  • Student’s involvement in the school’s theatre program
  • Why would this student benefit from attending the State Festival?

 

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

  • The Troupe Director of the scholarship recipients will receive an email from the scholarship coordinator if selected.
  • The Troupe Director will work with the Festival registrar to register and or waive the student fee as appropriate and ensure the IE is registered.

 

QUESTIONS:

Should you have any application or pre-festival questions please reach out to the scholarship coordinator.

Our 2020 Scholarship Coordinator is Michele Richardson and she can be reached at michele.richardson@cathespians.org