Sheldon Patinkin Award

For continuing undergraduate students

The Sheldon Patinkin Award was established to assist outstanding Theatre students in their journey to a professional career. One graduating senior will be awarded each year.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2023

Application will be available October 2022. 

The Sheldon Patinkin Award is open to:

  • Undergraduate Theatre majors enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Students who will graduate in Fall 2023, Spring 2024, or Summer 2024 and have a graduation application on file by February 1, 2023.
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed 2023-24 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The 2023-24 FAFSA must be submitted by February 1, 2023 for Sheldon Patinkin Award consideration.

Award based on:

  • Academic merit
  • Talent
  • Financial need

Award amount:

  • Previous amount was a stipend up to $2,950 awarded in the Fall semester

    • Endowed scholarship award amounts are subject to change.

Notification of award:

  • All applicants will be notified by email in March 2023.




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