Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Applications for the Justin M. Newell Scholarship are due in May
Civic Youth Theatre and Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette are accepting applications for the annual Justin M. Newell Scholarship. The $500 scholarship is awarded to recognize the contributions and achievements of a college-bound graduating senior.
Any high school senior who has been or currently is a Civic Youth Theatre participant is eligible to apply. Applicants must fill out an application, which is available at the Civic Theatre office at 313 N. 5th Street. Applicants may also download a copy of the application from http://www.lafayettecivic.org/. Two letters of recommendation are required. All applications must be received by 4 p.m. on May 4, 2012.
Applicants will be contacted by the three-member review panel for interviews. The recipient will be notified no later than June 1.
About Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette
For 80 seasons, Civic Theatre has been part of Lafayette's social life. It has grown and thrived entirely through the efforts of those hundreds and hundreds of people who generously have given their time and talents.
The Mission of Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette is to enhance the artistic and cultural environment of Greater Lafayette through theatrical productions and educational opportunities.