Department Scholarships

Dance Scholarship

The Gala Scholarship for the Arts provides funding assistance to talented arts students entering UT Martin. The Department of Visual and Theatre Arts awards two Gala Scholarships each fall, one to the Visual Arts and one to Dance.

 

Up to $1,000 will be awarded to a deserving dance student spread out over the fall and spring semesters during the first year. Students receiving the award must major in the BFA program with an emphasis in Dance Education for that school year.

Auditions for the scholarship will be held by appointment. Call (731-881-7400) for an audition appointment.

 

Auditions will be held no later than Friday, March, 28, 2014.

 

Students must be prepared to demonstrate proficiency in dance.

If a student is unable to appear at a personal audition a video tape with examples of student work can be mailed to the following address:

 

Atten. Douglas Cook
Department of Visual and Theatre Arts 
16 Mt. Pelia Rd. 201 Fine Arts Bldg. 
The University of Tennessee at Martin 
Martin , TN 38238 
dcook@utm.edu
Phone 731-881-7400

*Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of tapes.

 

Vanguard Theatre Scholarship

The Vanguard Theatre Scholarship provides funding assistance to talented students entering UT Martin in the BFA degree program: Theatre emphasis .

Up to $3,000 will be awarded spread out over the fall and spring semesters during the first year. Students receiving the award must major in the BFA program with an emphasis in Theatre for that school year.

 

Auditions for the scholarship will be held by appointment. Call (731-881-7400) for an audition appointment. Auditions will be held no later than Friday, March 28, 2014. students must be prepared with two one-minute monologues. One from a serious play and one from a comedy.

If a student is unable to appear at a personal audition a video tape with examples of student work can be mailed to the following address:

 

Atten. Douglas Cook
Department of Visual and Theatre Arts
16 Mt. Pelia Rd. 201 Fine Arts Bldg. 
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN  38238
dcook@utm.edu
Phone 731-881-7400

 

Art Scholarship

The Gala Scholarship for the Arts provides funding assistance to talented arts students entering UT Martin.  The Department of Visual and Theatre Arts awards two Gala Scholarships each fall, one to the Visual Arts and one to Dance.

Up to $1,000 will be awarded to a deserving art student spread out over the fall and spring semesters during the first year.  Students receiving the award must major in the BFA program with an emphasis in one of several art concentrations for that school year.

 

Students may send between 5 -10 slides, e-mail digital photos, or make an appointment for a personal interview.

 

Submissions will be accepted no later than Friday, March, 28, 2014.

 

Students work can be mailed or e-mailed to the following address:

 

Atten. Douglas Cook
Department of Visual and Theatre Arts
16 Mt. Pelia Rd. 201 Fine Arts Bldg. 
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN  38238
dcook@utm.edu
Phone 731-881-7400

Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for return of mailed work.

Dance Education Program

Students in the Dance Program at The University of Tennessee at Martin have many options for studying dance.

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Vanguard Theatre

A series of original plays written by students in the playwriting classes are presented in the spring. These performances are directed by students from the directing classes.

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