The Saskatchewan Drama Association is a Provincial Cultural Organization and Professional Growth Network of the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation. Our mission is to promote the growth and development of youth drama in Saskatchewan and to promote professional development through communication and drama development programs.

To facilitate the delivery of our mission, SDA provides a $1000.00 Entrance Scholarship to an eligible SDA student member graduating from Grade 12 and continuing his/her education in a post secondary institution with a major area of study in Theatre/Drama or Theatre/Drama Education.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS
All applications must be received by MAY 31st each year.

TERMS OF SCHOLARSHIP
Have a membership in the Saskatchewan Drama Association for a minimum of one year. A student must be a participant in a SDA drama program, such as Regional Festival, in order to qualify for membership.
Demonstrate a minimum grade 12 grade point average of 75% by either providing a school certified copy of your High School Transcripts sent directly from the school, or an original copy of your High School Transcripts to Saskatchewan Drama Association.
Submit a completed SDA's Entrance Scholarship application form.
Submit a letter address to SDA's Scholarship Committee explaining applicant's interest and experience in drama/theatre and two letters of reference from teachers/directors.
Within one year, submit a copy of the letter of conditional admission or admission from the post secondary institution of choice that offers degrees/diplomas in theatre/drama or theatre/drama education.
Funds will not be forwarded until SDA has received official proof of registration directly from the post secondary institution.
After receiving the required proof of registration, funds will be forwarded directly to the post secondary institution indicated on your application after September 1st in the year of your application.
All applicants will receive a letter of acceptance or regret.
   
REMEMBER TO ARRANGE FOR THE FOLLOWING:
A certified copy of your High School Transcripts or and an original copy of your High School Transcripts. High School Transcripts can be obtained in person from: Office of the Registrar, Minister of Education, 1840 Lorne Street, 2nd Floor, Regina, SK S4P 2L7 , or on-line: http://www.education.gov.sk.ca/transcripts.
Your letter addressed to SDA's Scholarship Committee explaining your interest and experience in drama/theatre.
Two letters of reference addressed to SDA's Scholarship Committee explaining your experience and suitability for this scholarship.
A copy of your conditional admission or admission from the post secondary institution - Note: The admission information may be forwarded separately when received by you.

Note: If you are selected to receive SDA's Entrance Scholarship, you will be required to arrange proof of registration to be sent directly from your post secondary institution to SDA's Scholarship Committee.

  Please mail (post marked no later than May 31st) the above information to:

SDA's Scholarship Committee,
#101 - 2222 Albert Street
Regina, SK S4P 2V2

OR Email the necessary documents to sda@sasktel.net marked
Attention: SDA's Scholarship Committee, no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 31st.
  If you require more information, please contact SDA's Provincial Office by phone (306-525-0151) or e-mail (sda@sasktel.net).

On-Line Entrance Scholarship Application
Name:
Address:
City/Town/Postal Code:
Phone:      Fax:
Email:
School Attending:
Principal's/Administrator's Name:
School Phone:      Year of Graduation:
Post secondary institution and program you intend to register in:
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The Saskatchewan Drama Association recognizes the importance of responsible use of this information. We will not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others. However, the Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation requests a list of STF members for their database in order to compute grant requests. The information will be kept confidential. Questions or complaints may be directed to the SDA office.


I delcare all the information provided is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
Date:

Signature:

          
Remember to include or arrange for the following:
• Certified copy of your High School Transcripts or an original copy of your Hgh School Transcripts from
    the Saskatchewan Ministry of Education
• Letter explaining interest and experience in drama/theatre
• Two letters of reference
• Copy of conditional admission or admission from the post secondary institution.