Theatre Scholarships for Graduates of Bexar County (San Antonio) High Schools, Public Theater & SA Area Foundation; Application Deadline March 23



The Public Theater of San Antonio in partnership with the San Antonio Area Foundation

are pleased to announce

Scholarship Opportunities

for the 2019-20 academic year through the

Joe Salek Scholarship for the Theater Arts Trust


The Trust was created in honor of Joe Salek, whose years as Executive Director of the San Antonio Little Theater from 1949-1976 demonstrated his dedicated leadership and artistic inspiration and enriched the lives of all San Antonians.


Scholarships will be made available to students graduating from, or who have already graduated from any public or private high school in Bexar County. Prospective student applicants must major or concentrate in one or more of the following subjects related to the theater arts: Acting/Performance, Playwriting, Directing, Scenery and Costume Design, Theater Management.


Scholarship recipients will be selected based on academic achievement, experience, community involvement, and career goals. A minimum 3.0 GPA, sample theater work attachments and a letter of recommendation are required.


Scholarship application open now and will close March 23, 2019.


For application questions or technical assistance, please contact Bernice Uresti at or (210) 225-2243


If you would like to make a charitable contribution to the Joe Salek Scholarship for the Theater Arts Trust, please visit our website at