Grants & Scholarships

Financial assistance for teachers, students, and schools

The Educational Theatre Foundation supports students, teachers, and programs by providing financial assistance in the form of grants and scholarships. Explore the various options below.


ETF offers need-based grants for school theatre programs and financial support for students, educators, troupes, and schools to participate in Educational Theatre Association and International Thespian Society activities and events, including the International Thespian Festival and the Theatre Education Conference.


ETF is proud to offer scholarships that recognize Thespian achievement by supporting honor society students' education and training. With scholarships that range from promoting racial equity to supporting future theatre educators to honoring outstanding theatrical work, ETF is invested in a bright future for our field.