Tuition Assistance and Scholarships

Theatre School Tuition Assistance

Theatre Denton Theatre School has full and partial tuition assistance available for our young actors. We believe every student should have access to learning through the arts. Tuition assistance funding is provided by generous donations from our community. To donate click here.

Tuition assistance is available for all Saturday classes, productions, and summer camps and is based on family need.

Applications are due within the first week of classes or camps.

Complete the Theatre Denton Theatre School Tuition Assistance Application. Send the application via email to the Education Coordinator at education@theatredenton.com.

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The Terese Lynn Atkins Memorial College 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:
December 8 of each year – scholarship awarded in late August