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5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director
Dance and Drama Program Scholarship

Purpose:    To assist students enrolled in the ACC Dance or Drama program.

Amount:     The number of awards and the dollar amount will be based on the funds available.


  • Dance or Drama major.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA for all college coursework.
  • Completed 12 credit hours at ACC, including two courses in drama and/or dance.  Awards are based partly on prior involvement with the Dance and Drama Department for at least one semester.
  • Audition and interview with at least one member of the Dance and Drama Department faculty.
  • Awarded on the basis of scholastic merit, artistic promise, and need for financial assistance.

Terms of Scholarship:


  • Recipient chosen by Dance and Drama Department faculty.
  • Successfully complete a minimum of 6-9 hours for drama or 4-6 hours for dance with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Scholarship applies to tuition, fees, and books.
  • Recipients must sign an agreement stating specific involvement with the Dance and Drama Department for at least one semester.  This involvement may be through performance in technical production or in management and administration.


To apply, complete the Dance & Drama Scholarship application and return it, with all required attachments, to Mary Rincon, Arts & Humanities Department,

Rio Grande Campus,

1212 Rio Grande, Austin, TX 78701


Application Deadline:   May 1st for Fall / December 5th for Spring

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