The Forensics Scholarship recognizes incoming students who have excelled in contest speech activities and who plan to actively participate in the forensics program at Augsburg. This renewable reward of $3,000 per year is based on an on-campus audition or presentation. Applicants need not major in communication studies.
Recipients of the forensics scholarship must:
- Submit interest for the scholarship in the Augsburg University Application
- Finalist audition
Application Deadline: All fine arts students who have been offered admission by January 11, 2019, will be invited to audition in the January 25, 2019, Fine Arts Scholarship recognition event. After January 25, 2019 applicants who are accepted and will be considered for the Fine Arts Scholarship on a rolling basis until April 1, 2019. The Admissions Office will connect with students once they are admitted to complete the Fine Arts Scholarship process including scheduling the audition and or interview.
If you are a TRANSFER STUDENT who would like to apply upon your admission to Augsburg University, you can do so by contacting your Transfer Admissions Counselor. Final deadline for Transfer students to apply for the Fine Arts Scholarship is August 1, 2019.
In order to interview for a Forensics Scholarship, you must first be admitted to Augsburg University and plan to be a full-time student seeking your first bachelor’s degree. Students currently enrolled at Augsburg University may not apply. Scholarship recipients need not major in communications studies, but must participate in speech team, including a minimum of six speech meets. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CONTACT NICOLE BORWEGE AT 612-330-1585 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prepare a monologue that illustrates your ability as a speaker. The audition should not exceed 10 minutes. Students are encouraged to present speeches they are currently preparing for competition or have performed in the past.