Duncan Gelder



   Every year, the Monmouth Community Players award scholarship aid to a student or students who have participated in theater and who plan to continue their education in the Visual and/or Performing Arts.  This scholarship is available to any graduating senior from Monmouth, Oak hill, Winthrop and Maranacook High Schools.

   The MCP selection committee awards the scholarship annually to an applicant who has demonstrated a passion for community theater, has participated in their school's drama program, and who plans to major in the performing and or musical arts.

   Students interested in applying for the scholarship should contact their school's guidance counselor for more information and an application.  

Deadline is April 1st each year.

   This scholarship, in memory of Thomas, relies on the generosity of our sponsors and kind-hearted donations from theater patrons.

   If you would like to help us by making a donation to the fund, please make your donation to:

Monmouth Community Players
Thomas E. Phillips Scholarship Fund
PO Box  359
Monmouth, ME 04259





The MCP awarded the 2015 scholarship to Ashleigh Dunham.  Ashleigh is a 2015 graduate of Winthrop High School.  She was active with Monmouth Community Players in several productions, both on stage and behind the scenes.  She participated in the One Act Festivals and was very involved with Winthrop's Drama Club.  

Ashleigh is majoring in theater at Wheaton College, Norton MA.