Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships

To assist applicants on their Fox Fellowship application, TCG will be holding an information session Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 2pm-3pm ET. The session will happen via teleconference and webchat and is free to attend. Attendance at this session is not a requirement to submit an application. To attend the Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships information session, please fill out the registration form here.


A fellowship for actors that supports their artistic and professional growth in collaboration with a TCG Member theatre through two initiatives: Extraordinary Potential and Distinguished Achievement.  The goals of the Fox Foundation Resident Actor Fellowships are:

  • To further an actor's artistic and professional development.
  • To deepen and enrich his/her relationship with a not-for-profit theatre.
  • Ensure his/her continued professional commitment to live theatre.
  • To encourage actors to work outside their comfort zone.


The Fox Fellowships program will award at least one fellowship to actors in each of two categories:

Extraordinary Potential

  • Early to mid-career actors who have completed their training within the last fifteen years will receive $15,000, with an additional $10,000 available to relieve student loan debt.

Distinguished Achievement

  • Actors who have demonstrated considerable experience in professional theatre with a substantial body of work will receive $25,000.

Host Theatre Award

  • The host theatre will receive $7,500 to be applied to costs incurred due to the actor's residency activities.