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Scholarships

Undergraduate Students in Theatre Arts receive a wide range of financial aid from scholarships and grants offered by the University and by the Department.

For information about scholarships offered by The University of Iowa, please visit the Office of Student Financial Aid.

The Department of Theatre Arts offers scholarships for incoming theatre arts students and returning (current) students. For information about scholarships offered by the Department of Theatre Arts, see below. 


Scholarships for Incoming Undergraduate Students

Scholarship application for incoming first-year students entering Fall 2020
Application deadline: February 28, 2020

Iowa Center for the Arts Scholarship

  • Based on artistic potential in one or more areas of theatre, as well as academic and artistic achievement.
  • Award: Full in-state tuition for the first year of study awarded to up to three new traditional first-year students.
  • For questions regarding this scholarship or for students wishing to visit and tour the department, contact theatre@uiowa.edu or 319.335.2700.

Hatch Billops Scholarship

  • Based on artistic potential in one or more areas of theatre, as well as academic and artistic achievement.
  • The scholarship is open to incoming first year or transfer students of African American or Caribbean descent with preference for a descendant of the Middle Passage who was born in the United States or the Caribbean.
  • Award: Up to $1,500

Scholarships for Returning Students

Continuing Student Scholarship Application for 2020-2021 (Available Spring 2020)
Application deadline: 4:30pm on Friday, March 13, 2020

List of Available Scholarships for Returning Students

Applications will be available through the Theatre Main Office in February. Questions regarding scholarships may be directed to James Albert, Chair of the Scholarship Committee


Study Abroad Scholarship

Design Students who are interested in studying abroad are eligible for: Ulfers/Hall Study Abroad Scholarship