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Sharon Kienow, Director
 
Dacotah Hall 103
1200 S. Jay St.
Aberdeen, S.D. 57401
 
Phone: 605-626-2640
            1-800-NSU-5330
Fax:      605-626-2587
 
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Fine Arts Scholarships: Art, Music, Theatre

Art Scholarships

Entering freshmen and transfer students are eligible to apply for a limited number of art scholarship awards.

 
Deadline: The 2016 deadline has passed; 2017 deadline to be announced
 
Current NSU art students in good standing are eligible to apply for variety of scholarship awards administered annually by the art department. Scholarship resources for current students can be found on myNSU.
  

 

Music Scholarships

 

Music scholarships are awarded to music and non-music majors on the basis of auditions. If you are unable to attend auditions, please submit a recording. Video recordings are preferred over audio-only.

 

 

 

2016-17 Scholarship Auditions

  • In-person audition dates for 2017 in Aberdeen will be announced
  • The 2017 deadline to submit audition by CD or DVD (unlisted YouTube video recommended) will be announced

 

For students submitting a recording, a YouTube video or audio file are recommended. Email “unlisted” link to terry.beckler@northern.edu. CDs and DVDs are accepted via the U.S. Postal Service. For details, see application form linked below. 

 

Past the audition dates

After the current music scholarship deadline has passed, Northern still may offer music scholarships based on availability of funds. Contact terry.beckler@northern.edu  for details.
 

Contact the Music Department for more information: terry.beckler@northern.edu or kenneth.boulton@northern.edu, 1200 S. Jay St., Northern State University, Aberdeen, S.D. 57401-7198, 605-626-2497.
 

 

Theatre Scholarships

 

Application deadline: The 2016 deadline has passed; 2017 deadline to be announced

 

The NSU Theatre Department also offers a number of scholarships to students actively involved in Northern's academic and production programs. These include the:


Richard Norquist Scholarship

Herschel and Bea Premack Scholarship

Theatre Faculty Scholarship

Masquers Scholarship

Patrons of Northern State Theatre Scholarship

 

For more information please contact Daniel Yurgaitis, director of theatre, at 605-626-2563.