The Southeastern Theatre Conference is proud to award scholarships for individuals continuing their study in theatre. SETC’s Endowment Fund supports each award. You may also be interested in SETC’s awards.

Selection Process

Applications for all graduate and undergraduate SETC scholarships are accepted from Jan. 1 to April 1, annually. Winning scholars are announced by June 30 and invited to attend the following year’s SETC Convention with registration and membership fees waived. Scholarship money is made available upon proof of matriculation; scholars may use their award funds however they see fit.

Graduate Theatre Scholarships

Undergraduate Theatre Scholarships

  • Polly Holliday Scholarship

    $500 to a student entering a regionally accredited undergraduate school to study theatre.

  • Secondary School Scholarship

    $1,500 to a high school student on entering a regionally accredited college or university in the SETC region to major in theatre.

Please note: Award amounts and other details for each scholarship are subject to change from year to year. Up-to-date information for each scholarship cycle will be available by the start of each year’s application window.