The University of Toledo Theatre and Film Department

Scholarships, Internships & Study Abroad

Theatre and Film majors – apply for departmental scholarships by MARCH 15 annually. Information is also available in CPA 1030. To apply for any of the scholarships below, complete the University of Toledo College of Arts and Letters Scholarship application. Complete this one application and you will automatically be considered for any CAL scholarship for which you are eligible. It couldn't be easier! Complete the application today.

College of Arts and Letters Scholarship Application

Email Kelly McBane (Kelly.McBane@utoledo.edu)  if you have any questions not answered in our FAQs.

THEATRE & FILM DEPARTMENTAL SCHOLARSHIPS

The Evelyn Weiher Memorial Scholarship

Awarded yearly to an outstanding theatre or film student.  Click here to download an application.

The C.V. Wolfe Scholarship

Awarded yearly to an outstanding high school senior for the study of theatre or film at The University of Toledo.  Click here to download the freshman application.

The Sue S. and James F. White Scholarship

Awarded to Junior and Senior Theatre majors. Recipients are chosen based on merit, academic achievement and service to the department.

The Wozniak Scholarship

Awarded to any student majoring in Theatre or Performing Arts.

Scholarship FAQ's

Who can apply for UT Department of Theatre & Film scholarships?

Any current student already majoring in Film/Video or Theatre may apply for departmental scholarships. Only high school students are eligible for the C.V. Wolfe Scholarship. The various scholarships have specific designations, as outlined below. Students applying for scholarships should be aware that selections are made based on academic merit, departmental service, and financial need.

What scholarships are available? What are the specific criteria for each of these?

The Department of Theatre and Film awards four different types of scholarships. The amount for each of these is variable due to the nature of these endowments and their connection to the stock market, etc. Please note the specific designations for each of these scholarships when applying.

  • The C.V. Wolfe Scholarship is awarded to Ohio high school graduates within the top 15% of their class who demonstrate financial need and high academic promise. The award is initially made to Freshmen, but recipients who maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 may apply annually to be considered for renewal of the award.
  • The Evelyn Weiher Memorial Scholarship is awarded to Junior and Senior Film/Video majors. Recipients are chosen based on merit, academic achievement and service to the department.
  • The Sue S. and James F. White Scholarship is awarded to Junior and Senior Theatre majors. Recipients are chosen based on merit, academic achievement and service to the department.
  • The Wozniak Scholarship is awarded to any student majoring in Theatre or Performing Arts.

When must I apply to be considered for scholarships?

Applications are due MARCH 15 for the following Fall.

How do I apply for these scholarships?

You must apply by completing the College of Arts and Letters (CAL) Scholarship Application. Complete this application to be considered not only for Theatre and Film Scholarships but any CAL scholarship for which you are eligible!

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND LETTERS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

INTERNSHIPS (SEMINARS, COURSE CREDIT, ADVICE, LINKS)

STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES

UT students in theatre and film have participated in national and international arts festivals. The department is constantly seeking opportunities for students to participate in international studies/conferences/festivals. For more information, contact the Department of Theatre and Film main office at 419.530.2202. Also contact UT's Center for International Studies and Programs for additional study abroad information. http://www.utoledo.edu/cisp/

Last Updated: 6/30/19