Thank you for your interest in the University of Illinois at Chicago's Summer Camps. We are committed to providing deserving young artists the opportunity to pursue their passion, regardless of financial resources.
The School of Theatre & Music offers a limited number of scholarships. Any student may apply. Scholarships range from covering 25 - 80% of the registration fee.
Submitting this application does not guarantee financial aid, nor does it serve as an application to or guarantee a space in the summer program.
Students who are awarded financial aid are expected to arrive on time for camp, attend all class sessions, complete all assigned homework and have exemplary behavior.
Scholarships awarded will be based on student need, commitment to the program, the student statement of interest, and balancing ensembles.
Please read and follow these directions carefully, and note the important checklist below. All personal information given will be held in strict confidentiality.
How to apply
Step 1: Register online at stmsummercamps.uic.edu
Step 2: Complete the Financial Aid/ Scholarship application
Step 3: Have your child complete the student essay
Step 4: Provide a copy of most recent IRS 1040 form
Student essays can be copied directly into this form, IRS 1040 forms must be uploaded in electronic form. If you are not able to do this please download a pdf of our scholarship application at stmsummercamps.uic.edu and submit by mail to:
UIC Theatre & Music Camps
School of Theatre & Music (MC 255)
1040 W. Harrison Street
Chicago IL, 60607
We will notify you of the status of your scholarship application by mid June, once the scholarship committee has had time to review all applications.
Please fill in all the following questions regarding who can assist in paying for your student's camp cost