Eastern Michigan University
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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

We want to help you achieve your goals, and financial assistance may be available for qualified students.

CMTA is pleased to announce three scholarships that are now available through our department (application and criteria — due by July 1):
  • Mark S. Gallup Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Worth H. Kramer Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • ­Julia Catherine Niswender Endowed TWIN Scholarship

Theatre Arts offers endowed scholarships and CMTA Excellence Awards:

For information on theatre specific awards, please visit the EMU Theatre Scholarship Page.

Yes, additional scholarships are available, some specific to students with majors within Communication, Media & Theatre Arts, and some are offered campus-wide:

  • EAGLE SCHOLARSHIP - $1500 for tuition and $1000 toward campus housing for all students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and cumulative ACT score of 20
  • In-state tuition for Ohio residents and U.S. residents who qualify for the Eagle Scholarship
  • PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP - competitive four year award for full tuition, housing, fees
  • REGENTS GOLD, REGENTS, RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIPS and NATIONAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM

For scholarships available and application criteria, please see the EMU Office of Financial Aid site.

 

GRADUATE ASSISTANTSHIPS

Full and part-time opportunities are available each academic year.  Dr. Doris Fields coordinates the graduate assistants who serve as instructors for CTAC 124:  Foundations of Speech Communication. Assistantships associated with Theatre Arts programs are coordinated by Dr. Lee Stille.

Application: Graduate Assistant Letter of Interest Form and Letter of Recommendation Forms

Applications must be submitted by February 15 to be consideration for the next academic year. Potential graduate assistants must complete the Letter of Interest form and two letters of recommendation. Those interested in Theatre Arts assistantships should also include a resume.  Submit to:

Dr. Jenny Kindred, Graduate Coordinator
Communication, Media & Theatre Arts
124 Quirk
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

 

 

The Department of Communication, Media & Theatre Arts is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344