2020 Kip Niven Memorial Scholarship

one-time $1,000 Scholarship

In keeping with our mission of educational development in the live theatre arts, Spinning Tree Theatre manages a scholarship fund to assist area high school seniors in pursuing higher education. Each year, Spinning Tree solicits scholarship applications from graduating seniors in the Kansas City metropolitan area planning to study either acting or musical theatre at the college or university level.

QUALIFICATIONS. To be considered, an applicant must be:

  • A current high school senior
  • Attending college in fall of 2020
  • Pursuing a degree and career in acting or musical theatre
  • A resident of the Kansas City metropolitan area

REQUIREMENTS.

  1. Print and complete application and return with theatrical resumé and responses to short essay questions by March 27, 2020. Email to scholarship@spinningtreetheatre.com or mail to Spinning Tree Theatre, Attn: Scholarship, P.O. Box 8647, Kansas City, MO 64114.
  2. Arrange one letter of recommendation from someone who can speak to your work (teacher, counselor, director), to be received by March 27, 2020. Email to scholarship@spinningtreetheatre.com or mail to Spinning Tree Theatre, Attn: Scholarship, P.O. Box 8647, Kansas City, MO 64114.
  3. Finalists will be notified by April 3, 2020. If selected as a finalist, record video audition and email by April 17, 2020. Finalists will be asked to present two contrasting audition pieces with a total audition time of five minutes. (Two contrasting monologues or one song and one monologue.) No follow-up emails or phone calls, please.
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