Conference Scholarships Available

PTO Feature - Apply Now ScholarshipsScholarship Applications are now available for the 21st Annual Pedagogy and Theatre of the Oppressed Conference in Chicago, Illinois, USA, June 11-14, 2015.

Scholarships fund practitioners from around the world that exemplify in their work the mission of PTO and our annual gathering: to challenge oppressive systems by promoting critical thinking and social justice.

The scholarship is open to students, liberatory educators, activists, artists, organizers and other community members whose practice includes, reflects and expands upon the work of Paulo Freire and Augusto Boal, but who may lack the financial means to attend and participate at this year’s conference. Special attention will also be given to applicants who address this year’s conference theme in their daily work. Applications due January 23. 

Click here for the scholarship application