The RTW Scholarship Fund

The Canner Family Scholarship Program

CLICK HERE -Summer Program Dates & Details

 

Purpose

The purpose of the Riverside Theatre Works Scholarship Program is to enrich the lives of Hyde Park youth who already have a particular interest and/or aptitude in theater - performing, singing or dancing – and have not been able to attend RTW due to a lack of financial resources.

Criteria

-Students must reside in Hyde Park or attend school in Hyde Park.

-Families must demonstrate financial need.

-Families must submit contact information for a school teacher that is familiar with the student’s

  interests and abilities.

-Each student will have a 10-15-minute interview including singing a song of their choice. The distribution of awards will reflect the demographics of Hyde Park.

- Students granted a scholarship must attend all sessions and participate fully in the production.

 -Students will also complete a brief written reflection on their experience after the production and may be asked to participate in a brief interview.

Process

  1. Complete Google Form Application (CLICK TO VIEW).

  2. Email proof of income (W2, Tax Returns, Paystubs) to RTWScholarship@gmail.com or deliver to

    Riverside Theater Works, Scholarship Director prior to the application deadline.

  3. The Scholarship Director will contact the student’s school teacher and request completion of a

    referral form.

  4. Attend a scheduled interview/audition on Tuesday, May 10th. Scholarship Director will contact

    families who meet all criteria and have submitted completed applications (including proof of income) to schedule interview/audition time.

 

Timeline

4/25/2022: Scholarship Applications Due

5/10/2022: Interviews/Auditions

5/23/2022: Scholarship Decision Notification

    

For more information, please email rtwscholarship@gmail.com.