Emerging Artist Award

TTB Emerging Artist Award
$525 and  a one year membership

College seniors or incoming seniors majoring in a theatre discipline in a Tampa Bay area school.

The First Monday in September.

A single page narrative explaining how the funds will be used during her/his senior year and how that will have an effect on his/her work as a theatre artist. The narrative should use one-inch margins and a 12-point sans serif uncondensed typeface such as Arial or Helvetica. The top line should list the artist’s name, email, and phone, preferably a cell number. •A current theatrical resume. Please attach both items, saved as .pdfs, to an e-mail with the Subject: Emerging Artist and send to: info@theatretampabay.org

A panel of judges representing the TTB Theatres will select the most compelling narrative. The panel will be comprised of at least five members including the TTB Board President, one TTB Theatre Artistic Director and one TTB Member Actor. Panel will include at least one representative from each side of the Bay. If there is no consensus, the recipient will be selected by a simple majority of the panel.

The grant recipient will be announced as part of the TTB Awards Gala.

Within 30 days of the end of the grant period, the artist should submit a brief impact statement, not to exceed one page.