Awards

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KCACTF NATIONAL STUDENT AWARDS
Professional Development Opportunities in Acting, Playwriting, Criticism, Musical Theater, Theatrical Design, and Management

The Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival offers an ever expanding array of award and fellowship programs and development opportunities that recognize outstanding student achievement and foster continuing growth in Acting, Playwriting, Directing, Design and Technical Theatre, Dramaturgy, Theatre Criticism, Stage Management, and many other areas of the art form.

Please visit the STUDENT section of the national KCACTF web site at www.kcactf.org for detailed information on national awards programs, fellowships and summer intensives.

Additional information on the REGIONAL awards and fellowships listed below can be found by clicking on the appropriate sections on your left.

KCACTF REGION IV AWARDS FOR STUDENTS

ACTING AWARDS
Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship National Festival Fellowship
Marvin Sims Diversity Award
Classical Acting Award
SETC Music Theatre Award
SETC Best Partner Award

DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY AWARDS
National Awards for Theatrical Design Excellence in Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Design & National Festival Fellowship
Allied Design and Technologies Award
National Sound Design Award & National Festival Fellowship
Region IV David Weiss-SETC Awards for Design Excellence
Region IV SETC Technical Design/Craft Awards

DIRECTING AWARDS
KCACTF Region IV Student Director Award & National Festival Fellowship

DRAMATURGY AWARDS
Dramaturgy LMDA/ATHE/KCACTF Student Dramaturgy Award and National Festival Fellowship

PLAYWRITING
Region IV Ten Minute Play Awards
Region IV Short Play Awards
Region IV David Shelton Full-Length Play Award

STAGE MANAGEMENT
KCACTF National Stage Management Award & National Festival Fellowship

KCACTF FACULTY OPPORTUNITIES
Information and application instructions for KCACTF National Teaching Artist Grants, Summer Intensives, and Institute for Theatre Journalism and Advocacy (ITJA) Faculty Fellowships may be found by visiting the FACULTY AND MENTORS section of the national KCACTF web site at www.kcactf.org.

Thanks to Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) for their support of regional KCACTF awards. To learn more about SETC and their annual conference visit their web site at www.setc.org.