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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.

 
Art Scholarship Application for entering freshmen or transfer students
 
Deadline: March 31, 2016
 
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 under Academics--School of Fine Arts.
  

 

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 auditions are scheduled for Feb. 19-20, 2016 in Aberdeen
  • Deadline is Feb. 12, 2016 to submit audition by CD or DVD (unlisted YouTube video recommended)

 

For students submitting a recording, a YouTube video or audio file are recommended. Email “unlisted” link to boyd.perkins@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 boyd.perkins@northern.edu  for details.
 

Contact the Music Department for more information: boyd.perkins@northern.edu or william.wieland@northern.edu, 1200 S. Jay St., Northern State University, Aberdeen, S.D. 57401-7198, 605-626-2497.
 

 

Theatre Scholarships

 

Theatre Scholarship Application 

 

Application deadline: 2016-17 deadline to be announced. 

 

The NSU Theatre Department 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.