The Little Theatre of Fall River, Inc. invites applicants for the following
2020-2021 Little Theatre Performing Arts Scholarships:
$1,500 Little Theatre Performing Arts Scholarship
$1,000 Jimmy Tavares Performing Arts Memorial Scholarship
$500 LTFR REX Performing Arts Scholarship
Criteria for Eligibility:
The applicant must be a resident of the Greater Fall River area, which includes: Assonet, Berkley, Dighton, Fall River, Freetown,Rehoboth, Somerset, Swansea and Westport; or be a resident of Tiverton or Little Compton, R.I.; or be a participant in Little Theatre productions.
The applicant must be an entering freshman or a continuing student majoring in an undergraduate or graduate program in theater arts, music, or dance at an accredited college or university. Primary consideration is given to a graduating high school senior.
The applicant must be able to use the award in the 2020-2021 academic year.
Completion of “The Little Theatre of Fall River, Inc. 2020-2021 Performing Arts Scholarship Application”
Three letters of reference, one of which must be from a teacher of theater arts, music, or dance
An official high school transcript
A Letter of Acceptance from the college or university that you will attend, which specifies your intended major. (A general acceptance letter and a separate letter, from the college,that specifies your intended major will also satisfy this requirement.)
An essay of no more than 250 words in which you discuss why you have chosen to major in theater arts, music, or dance.
Mail your application materials to:
The Little Theatre of Fall River, Inc.
Performing Arts Scholarship Committee
P. O. Box 1282
Fall River, MA 02722
Your completed application and required materials must be received by The Little Theatre of Fall River, Inc. by
May 1, 2020
Thank you to everyone who has generously supported the Little Theatre Scholarship Fund and those who donated most recently with their Membership and/or Subscription Renewals.