Edmonds Driftwood Players awards scholarships each spring to deserving students of any age attending college or university. Scholarships may be used toward tuition at any college or university in the United States.
For our 2020 scholarships we will be offering one $500 Ralph Eaton Technical Theatre Scholarship. All theatre majors are welcome to apply, but priority will given to those pursuing a technical theatre degree.
Student eligibility rules:
- Be a graduating high school senior or currently attending college
- Have a permanent residence (usually where their parents live) in Snohomish or King Counties
- Have demonstrated talent in the theatrical arts (performing or technical areas) and intend to study theatre arts in college
- Applicants are required to submit the following documentation to be considered for a scholarship award:
- Applicant name, current address, phone number, and e-mail address. (If a minor, then parent/guardian name(s) and address(s) are also required.)
- Name of your current school, and name of counselor/advisor
- Intended college/university for fall 2020
- A list of high school or college extracurricular activities, and any awards or honors received
- A letter of recommendation from a drama teacher or another theatre mentor
- An essay of 300-500 words about your interest in theatre arts and what you plan to study in college
- Transcripts of grades, including the 1st semester of senior year or latest quarter/semester of college
Recipients will be selected by an evaluation of the above information. All of the above information is required. Incomplete submissions will not be considered for awards.
Application materials should be submitted by 11:59pm on May 31, 2020:
- Email to [email protected], or
- Mail them to Edmonds Driftwood Players, PO Box 385, Edmonds, WA 98020