Student Financial Services

Carol Cohen Award

for continuing undergraduate students

The Carol Cohen Award was established to assist Design or Technical Theatre students with expenses related to research projects within their studies. Research expenses may include but are not limited to: conferences, workshops, study abroad, and research trips. The award may also be used to facilitate other experiences related to the student's studies to help complete a project. The 2015 Carol Cohen Award will go toward expenses associated with the Summer 2015 Prague trip.

Deadline to Apply: December 01, 2014

The Carol Cohen Award is open to:
  • Full-time Theatre majors within the fields of Design or Technical Theatre
  • Students who will have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours by the end of the Spring 2015 semester
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students enrolled in the Summer 2015 trip to Prague

Award based on:
  • Clarity of the research project proposal and academic merit

Award amount:
  • Maximum of $1000 stipend awarded during the Spring 2015 semester
         Note: Award cannot exceed total cost of the research project

  • Recipients will be notified by the scholarship committee by email. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


Contact: Enrollment Management Services, Courtney Thompson - 312/369-7079 or