Performance Scholarships

Performance Scholarships are available by audition to incoming freshman and transfer students participating in music, theatre, art, or communication studies (forensics).

Art

Amount: $2,000 per year

Renewal: Renewable each year up to 4 years

Eligibility: Incoming freshman and transfer art majors who display maturity in their work, high potential for success within the major, and potential for department leadership.

Academic requirements: Students must be full-time, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50, and meet specific requirements of the Department of Art and Design.

Deadline: February 1

How to apply: Separate application required. Find more information about the scholarship or apply online with your Bethel Community Account.

Chemistry

Amount: $1,000 per year

Renewal: Renewable each year up to 4 years

Eligibility: Incoming freshman and transfer students who have declared either a chemistry or biochemistry major. This is a need-based scholarship, so applicants will need to provide basic family financial data.

Academic requirements: Students must be full time, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.30 at Bethel for renewal, and meet specific requirements of the Department of Chemistry.

Deadline: February 1

How to apply: Separate application required. Find more information about the scholarship or apply online with your Bethel Community Account.

Forensics

Amount: Up to $4,000 per year

Renewal: Renewable

Eligibility: Incoming freshmen and transfer students interested in being on the Forensics team. Students don't have to be a communication major to apply.

Academic requirements: Students must be full-time, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50, and meet specific requirements of the Department of Communication Studies.

Deadline: February 1

How to apply: Separate application required. Fill out the Forensics Scholarship application provided by the Department of Communication Studies.

Music

Amount: Up to$4,000 per year

Renewal: Renewable

Eligibility: Incoming freshman and transfer students. These awards are not need-based and are open to all students regardless of major; however, they do require participation in a Bethel performance organization.

Academic requirements: Students must be full-time, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50, and meet specific requirements of the Department of Music.

Deadline: January 15

How to apply: Separate application required. Send in audition materials and fill out and application through the Music Department.

Theatre Arts

Amount: Up to $2,000 per year

Renewal: Renewable

Eligibility: Incoming freshman and transfer students who demonstrate potential in performing, design, and technology.

Academic requirements: Students must be full-time, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50, and meet specific requirements of the Department of Theatre Art.

Deadline: February 1

How to apply: Separate application required. Set up an audition, send in required materials, and apply through the Theatre Department.

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