Talent Award for Theatre Arts

Students who attend Marian University demonstrating outstanding abilities and who commit to be active participants in the Marian University Theatre program are eligible for this talent award. This award varies based on the level of commitment of the recipient and position openings within the Theatre for the current season and is renewable each year.


Applicants for the Fine Arts Talent Award for Theatre Arts must:

Application Deadline - December 1

Note: If you have questions or interest in this scholarship after the deadline has passed, please contact Ben Tebbe at btebbe@marian.edu or 317.955.6236.


Award recipients will be notified of their status in writing.


  • Participate in Department of Theatre main stage productions (2/year)

  • Attend all rehearsals, performances, and work calls to contribute to the success of the ensemble

  • Participate in the the following courses earning a "C" or higher: THE 110, 120, and 231


The Fine Arts Talent Award for Theatre Arts is renewable annually based on full-time enrollment and successful fulfillment of the requirements outlined in the Marian University Theatre Arts Participation Agreement.

For additional information, contact:
Ben Tebbe
Director of Theatre

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