NATIONAL PUPPETRY FESTIVAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Thanks to the generous support of fellow PofA members, Youth, Young Adult, andAdult scholarships are available for the Puppeteers of America National Festival –Puppet Festival (r)Evolution 2013 – at Swarthmore College near Philadelphia, PA August 5th – 10th, 2013.
Scholarships cover registration fees for the festival and are awarded to three age groups.
- Youth – ages 12-17
- Young Adults ages 18-21
- Adults age 22 and older
Selection is based on a completed application which demonstrates one’s involvement in puppetry (current and future), financial need, energy/passion and enthusiasm for puppetry along with support materials and letters of recommendation. Every applicant must be a current member of the Puppeteers of America or be sponsored by a member organization in order to apply.
Deadline for submission of completed applications, letters of recommendation and support material is February 1, 2013.
Applications can be downloaded via the following links:
- The Mike & Frances Oznowicz – YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP
- The Mike & Frances Oznowicz – YOUNG ADULT SCHOLARSHIP
- The Emma Louise Warfield Memorial Fund – ADULT SCHOLARSHIP
Applications can also be found at the PofA site:
Online applications will also soon be available through the festival registration site:
All applications can be downloaded from the above links and submitted electronically as a word or pdf file. Details on how to submit photos, footage, and other materials can be found in the application form and information page.
For information, questions, or to send a donation for the fund contact:
Donald Kruszka – Scholarship Committee Chair
3809 Bianchi Way
Bakersfield, CA 93309
E-Mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org