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The Stagepunch Ascending Artist Award

The Stagepunch Ascending Artist Award* will be presented to one High School Junior or Senior to support their attendance at the 2023 SETC Convention. The student should be planning to audition for undergraduate programs and scholarships during the convention. Selection will be based on artistic ability, academic performance, motivation to pursue an undergraduate degree in theatre and commitment to continued growth as an artist. 

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  • Thursday, December 15, 2022, at 11:59 ET

The Stagepunch Ascending Artist Award includes the following:

  • Admission to the 2023 SETC Convention for one student and one chaperone
  • One hotel room for four nights at the convention
  • $500 Travel Stipend
  • Per Diem
  • One-year membership to Stagepunch Pro
  • One free coaching session with Stagepunch ahead of the convention
  • One-year membership to SETC

*The Stagepunch Ascending Artist Award is contingent on the recipient's attendance at the SETC Convention. The recipient will have to make their own travel arrangements, covering the upfront costs. The award will be paid out during/after the convention.

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