TANYS announces the Ruth R. Legg Memorial Scholarship to be given to a current high school senior who has been active in community theatre and is accepted as a Theatre major/minor in a recognized college or university. This scholarship has been organized to honor Ruth and carry on her tradition of promoting students interested in theatre. Ruth was professor emeritus at Finger Lakes Community College, Canandaigua for over 20 years. She was instrumental in the local arts efforts developing the theater and communications degree programs at FLCC. She remained active at FLCC even after her retirement in 1996. She served on the TANYS Board since its inception in 1987, received the Mary Eva Duthie Award, and numerous awards while working with Geneva Theatre Guild, Geneva NY. Ruth was also involved with the founding of the Ontario County Arts Council as well as president of the Geneva Women’s Club and author of a political thriller, “Veils of Conspiracy”.
Applicants will find more information and an application HERE or email info@TANYS.org
The Ruth R. Legg Memorial Scholarship
Anyone wishing to contribute to the Ruth R. Legg Memorial Scholarship may send donations to: TANYS, Attn. RRLegg Scholarship, PO Box 428, Naples, NY 14512