2019 NSCW Scholarship Applications

EVERY MEMBER of the SAFD is entitled to a scholarship to the NSCW equal to a $45 scholarship for less than 3 years of membership, 10% scholarship for 3-4 years of membership, and increasing to 15% for 5 or more years of membership.  This membership scholarship is awarded with NO APPLICATION NECESSARY.

Carlos Lopez IV Memorial Scholarship

The Carlos Lopez IV Memorial Scholarship Fund is open to women and ethnic minorities in order to foster greater diversity within the SAFD.  For the 2019 National Stage Combat Workshop, the SAFD will be offering a single, full tuition scholarship to a qualified candidate (room/board and travel are the responsibility of the student) to attend the NSCW Intro, ACSP, or AACSP workshop. 

To QUALIFY, a scholarship candidate must:

  • Scholarship applicants must be representative of the scholarship’s purpose.
  • Scholarship applicant MUST be a member of the SAFD in good standing for a minimum of one (1) year.
  • Demonstrate an aptitude toward, and a strong desire to learn the skills and performance styles of stage combat.
  • Demonstrate the need (not necessarily financial) for said scholarship.
  • Be pursuant of or have received an undergraduate degree in performance studies (or other such equivalent training.

To apply, scholarship candidates must submit the following items:

  • Letter of intent
  • Nomination letter from SAFD CT, FD, FM or Governing Body Member
  • Letter of Rec from one other party/individual
  • Resume (CV if available)
  • A pdf copy of your SAFD Transcript history from safd.org. To download your transcript follow the instructions here: https://youtube.be/FKK8UEtYQos

Apply for the Carlos Lopez IV Memorial Scholarship

 ***All scholarship applications are due by June 1st. *** 

General Scholarship

For the 2019 National Stage Combat Workshop, the SAFD will be offering a single, full tuition scholarship (room/board and travel are the responsibility of the student) to attend the NSCW Intro, ACSP or AACSP workshop.  

To QUALIFY, scholarship candidates must: 

  • Scholarship applicants MUST be a member of the SAFD in good standing for a minimum of one (1) year.
  • Demonstrate an aptitude toward, and a strong desire to learn the skills and performance styles of the stage combative arts.
  • Demonstrate a need (not necessarily financial) for said scholarship.
  • Be pursuant of or have received an undergraduate degree in performance studies (or other such equivalent training).

To APPLY, scholarship candidates must submit the following items:

  • Letter of Intent
  • Nomination Letter from SAFD CT, FD, FM or Governing Body member
  • Letter of Rec from one other party/individual
  • Resume (CV if available)
  • A pdf copy of your SPT Transcript history from safd.org. To download your transcript follow the instructions here: https://youtu.be/FKK8UEtYQos

Apply for the NSCW General Scholarship

 ***All scholarship applications are due by June 1st. *** 

Direct any and all NSCW Scholarship questions to NSCW Coordinator, Christina Traister at nscwcoordinator@safd.org