Department of Theatre & Dance
College of Visual & Performing Arts
J. PETER ADLER PRIZE SCHOLARSHIP
The J. Peter Adler Scholarship is a $1000 renewable scholarship awarded to a first year student who demonstrates high academic and creative potential. The award is based on a review of grades, community, extra and/or co-curricular, or volunteer activities, performance audition/portfolio, and an interview. Applications can be obtained by calling the Department of Theatre and Dance. This scholarship is renewable for four years based on the recipient maintaining an overall 2.5 GPA and a 3.0 GPA in theatre courses.
2011-2012 Recipient- Rebecca Clair '15, musical theatre
THE BARBARA J. LAPPANO '67, M'73 DANCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Barabara J. Lappano Dance Scholarship is an annual scholarship awarded to a full-time dance minor or concentration student that has a minimum of 60 credits and has attended one full year at WCU. Active involvement in the University dance program will be a major factor in selection of the recipient. Active involvement may include being a member of University Dance Company, participation with the theatre and/or musical theatre programs, and participation at dance festivals and conferences through WCU. The recipient will also have a minimum of 3.0 GPA and be a US citizen. Application can be obtained by calling the Department of Theatre and Dance.
2011-2012 Recipient - Giovanna Salerno