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2020 IATSE Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Scholarship Applications Due December 31

Stage Directions • Industry NewsTheatre Buzz • November 14, 2020
The 2019 IATSE Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Scholarship is now open for applications

The 2019 IATSE Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Scholarship is now open for applications

There’s less than two months to get applications in for the IATSE Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Foundation Scholarship awards. The Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Foundation offers 10 scholarship awards each year in the amount of $2,500 per student per year. As of this year, there are over 85 recipients of the Foundation’s scholarships. Completed application packets must be received by December 31st, 2020.

To be eligible for the Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Foundation Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be the son/daughter of a member in good standing of the IATSE;
  • Be a high school senior at the time of application; AND
  • Have applied, or be about to apply for admission to an accredited college or university as a fully matriculated student, which will lead to a bachelor’s degree.
  • Canadian students are eligible to apply, but they should note on the application that neither SATs nor the National Merit Scholarship Exam are offered to Canadian students applying to Canadian universities.

How to apply:

  1. Download this application and fill it out in its entirety
  2. Print and mail in the application upon completion
  3. Forward a complete copy of the applicant’s high school transcript to the Foundation Office
  4. Submit or have a testing organization forward test scores directly to the Foundation Office. Eligible exams include the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), College Entrance Examination, or other equivalent examinations.

Completed application packets must be received by December 31st, 2020. All application materials should be mailed to the Richard F. Walsh/Alfred Di Tolla/Harold P. Spivak Foundation at 207 West 25th Street, 4th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10001.

E-mailed applications will not be accepted. Applicants can submit scores from the SAT, College Entrance Examination, or other equivalent examinations, either by the student or by the testing organization. You can also submit letter(s) of recommendation. These documents are optional.

Please visit the IATSE website, or call (212) 730-1770 for more information.

Further information from IATSE: www.iatse.net

 

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