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Competition Details

Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship

Fellowship Website

Designed for recent graduates (undergraduate or graduate) and career changers interested in pursuing a career in the professional theater.

Fellowship positions vary depending on the season, but season positions are generally available in the following departments: Artistic Development (Literary), Artistic Development (Casting), Community Engagement (Outreach), Community Engagement (Education), Communications, Company Management, Costumes, Directing, Lighting, Management, Publications/Graphic Design and Stage Management

Fellowships are only available for full-time, full-season commitments of 30-44 weeks.

Award Value

Arena Stage provides a weekly stipend of $300.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters
Academic Areas: Fine Arts
Areas of Interest:
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Allen Hughes Season Fellowship Electronic Deadline
Friday, January 31, 2020

Last updated: August 10, 2018

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