2017 Speech and Theatre Education Scholarship
Awarded by the
Kansas Speech Communication Association
The KSCA will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving student who has completed at least 60 hours of study at a Kansas university or college and who has declared a major in education either pursuing speech communication and/or theatre education or with the intention of seeking certification in speech/theater education. The recipient must be seeking a degree at a Kansas university or college.
Preference will be given to students who (1) demonstrate a strong background in speech communication, (2) excel in their classroom studies, (3) plan to seek employment in the state of Kansas, and (4) have a history of dedication to speech communication.
Applications shall include relevant background information as well as a double-spaced typewritten essay on approximately 250 words on the subject “My Interest in Speech Communication and Theatre Education”, two letters of reference, and a copy of their college transcript. (The attached application form may be reproduced and distributed to all interested students.)
Completed applications should be emailed/postmarked no later than August 1, 2017. Mail or e-mail the completed application to:
Kenna Reeves, KSCA President
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Cir.
Emporia, KS 66801