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Scholarships

Benita Zahn '76 Theatre Fund 4 (ACNT 2322)
Amount: $500 total / Recipient: One
Contact: Kitty Macey, Chair, Theatre Department, Tyler Hall 312-3181
This Fund was by established by Benita Zahn '76 to assist a student majoring in Theatre with his/her capstone experience and expenses. To qualify for this award, a student must:
a. Be a full time student majoring in Theatre.
b. Be of junior status at the time of selection
c. Submit a proposal for his/her Theatre senior capstone project
d. Preference will be given to a student who has gone above and beyond in the Theatre Department and who is interested in pursuing Theatre as a profession.
e. Award monies will be applied for reimbursement of expenses to support books, materials, travel or study for the senior capstone project/senior experience upon submission of supporting documentation.

Diane Lucey Ouckama Memorial1,4,5 (ACNT 1118)
Amount: $400 / Recipient: One / Deadline: February 6, 2015
Contact: Contact: Kitty Macey, Chair, Theatre Department, Tyler Hall 312-3181  Todd Graber, Music Department
This award is named in memory of Diane Lucey Ouckama (d.1990), whose talent and commitment to music and theater was an inspiration to her family, friends and colleagues. This award is open to any junior or senior who:
a. Is majoring or minoring in music and/or theater
b. Demonstrates through performance, both on campus and off, a high level of achievement and potential in music theater (programs, reviews, two letters of recommendation to be submitted upon request)
c. Maintains a 2.50 or better cumulative SUNY Oswego GPA
Applicants are nominated and selected by members of the Music and/or Theatre faculty. Interested students should contact professors in either department.

John and Ida Mincher Theatre Scholarship1,4 (ACNT 1128)
Amount: $1,000 total / Recipient: One / Deadline: Feb. 6, 2015
Contact: Kitty Macey, Chair, Theatre Department, Tyler Hall 312-3181
John Mincher, who retired in 1989, established this scholarship in the name of his parents which will provide money for a student studying theatre. This award will be given to a sophomore or junior based on his or her activities in the theatre department program during their previous year. Applicants are nominated and selected by the Theatre department. To qualify for this award, a student must:
a. Be enrolled as a theatre major with a concentration in design/technical theatre b. Be a sophomore or junior student
c. Demonstrate outstanding service to the theatre department
d. Demonstrate promise in the field of design/technical theatre

Jon Vermilye '66 Theatre Scholarship 1,3 (ACNT 6387)
Amount: $550 / Recipient: One / Deadline: February 6, 2015
Contact: Kitty Macey, Chair, Theatre Department, Tyler Hall 312-3181
Friends and colleagues established this scholarship to honor Jon Vermilye '66 (retired 2003), Technical Specialist, Theatre Department for students majoring in Theatre/Technical emphasis. To qualify for this award, a student must:
a. Be a declared Theatre major with a technical emphasis
b. Be of junior status at the time of selection (have completed 57-86 credit, including transfer credits, hours).
c. Maintain a minimum SUNY Oswego GPA of 3.00.
d. Demonstrate a commitment to community service.
e. Resume and three letters of recommendation (two from outside SUNY Oswego Theatre Department)
f. Apply online at alumni.oswego.edu/scholarships

Footnotes are as follows:
1 Scholarship must be applied to the recipient'stuition and/or College Bookstore.

2 Scholarship/Awardisannouncedat SpringHonorsConvocation.
3 Applyonlineat alumni.oswego.edu/scholarships.
4 Do NOT complete the online SUNY Oswego General Scholarship Application.
5 Studentshave to be nominated for thisaward by faculty from appropriate major.
6 Scholarship/Awardisrenewablewithout reapplication.Somestandardsmayapply.