Scholarships

Scholarships

Lyric Theater is proud to support our community by offering scholarships to further education in the performing arts. The application deadline is MAY 15th each year.  We will accept applications earlier for summer programs with earlier start dates, just email us and let us know the particulars of your situation.

 

Summer Program Scholarship and Criteria

Up to 4 scholarships are available for non-Lyric Theater sponsored Summer theater, music camps, workshops or learning programs. Please submit an email with all the particulars of the program, your need and the amount you are requesting.

College Scholarship Description and Criteria

We offer (5) annual scholarships for higher education. Funding amounts will vary depending on the returns from Lyric's annual productions, sponsorships and fundraising efforts.  These scholarships are for higher education for those pursuing a career in music, theater, acting, directing, technical support, music education or other aspects of the performing arts.  Preference will be given to those who have performed with our company in the past but all applicants are welcome.

What do I need to submit?

  1. Completed Scholarship application
  2. Your Resume
  3. A copy of your high school or college transcript.
  4. A minimum of two (2) paragraphs and a maximum of a one (1) page description of your experience with Watertown Lyric Theater and other performing arts organizations/companies, and why you want to pursue a career in the arts. Include any special circumstances which may influence the committee's decision.

 

Applications are reviewed by the Watertown Lyric Theater Scholarship Committee in early June.