College Scholarships for Playwriting

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Scholarship NameAward
$2,000
Deadline
Feb 28
Offered by
Niche
Description
Students can use the money to help cover tuition, housing, meal plans, books, computers, or any education-related expenses.
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$10,000
Deadline
Mar 17
Offered by
Scholarship Points
Description
ScholarshipPoints.com will give away more than $100,000 in scholarships this year including this $10,000 scholarship!
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$10,000
Deadline
Mar 31
Offered by
Unigo
Description
Racist. Sexist. Ageist. Don’t be an ist. Your race, gender, sexual orientation, age, etc. are important parts of your identity, but the stereotypes that accompany these labels are not what define you. Register for a free Unigo account now, and tell them how you defied a stereotype someone had of you, or defied a stereotype you had of others. Unigo is giving away TWO $10,000 scholarships, so apply now!
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Aurand Harris Memorial Playwriting Award$500-$1,000
Deadline
May 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
New England Theatre Conference
PMB 502
198 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02116-4750
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must live in New England and/or be members of NETC and submit a full-length play written for a young audience. The play must not have been previously published, previously produced by a professional company or submitted to the Harris competition. Students may only submit one play. There is a $20 processing fee.
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Clauder Competition PrizeUp to $2,500
Deadline
Varies
Renewable
No
Offered by
Portland Stage Company
P.O. Box 1458
Portland, ME 04104
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Applicants must live or attend school in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont. This requirement may be waived for playwrights who have previously lived in New England and produce material relevant to the area. They must submit a full-length play that is an original work and has not been produced or published.
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$1,000
Deadline
Feb 28
Offered by
Degreed
Description
Degreed wants to hear about your passion and your plan to pursue it. To enter, you simply have to create a free Degreed profile and tell them in 100 words or less how you'll use the $1,000 if you win!
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National Ten Minute Play Contest$1,000
Deadline
November 1
Renewable
No
Offered by
Actors Theatre of Louisville
National Ten Minute Play Contest
316 W. Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202-4218
Eligibility
Unknown may apply. Each playwright may only submit one script no more than 10 pages in length that has not been previously submitted. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
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