Scholarships

Theatre School Scholarship

Theatre Denton Theatre School has full and partial scholarships available for our young actors. We believe every student should have access to learning through the arts.  Scholarship funding provided by generous donations from our community.

Scholarships are available for all Saturday classes, productions, and summer camps based on family need.

Applications due within the first week of classes or camps.

Complete the Theatre Denton Theatre School Scholarship and Financial Aid Application. Send the application via email to the Education Coordinator at education@theatredenton.com.

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The Terese Lynn Atkins Memorial Scholarship

Annual College Scholarships Presented In Memory of Denton Community Theatre Volunteer Teri Atkins to local theatre students.

An applicant must:

  1. Attend the University of North Texas or Texas Woman’s University, preparing for a theatre related career
  2. Hold a grade point average of a least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  3. Have earned at least 20 undergraduate semester credit hours
  4. Be willing to enroll for six or more hours in each semester (fall and spring) during the upcoming academic year

Award Amounts: up to $1,000

To apply for a scholarship:
Complete the Terese Lynn Atkins Memorial Scholarship application form.

Obtain a letter of recommendation from a professor or other theatre professional or volunteer with whom you have worked.

Send a) Application, b) Recommendation and c) Transcript to the following address:

Theatre Denton
214 W. Hickory
Denton, Texas 76201

Application Deadline:
July 1 of each year – scholarship awarded in late August