The PIT Access Scholarship

We wish to reaffirm and expand our commitment to making The PIT a place where all people, regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, national origin, disability, veteran or military status, can express themselves and gather to experience the joy of comedy.

As The PIT, we must take active responsibility for the affordability and access to our education programs.

The PIT Access Scholarship is designed for PIT Students from diverse backgrounds to have access to classes at no cost. Scholarships are based on class availability. You are not guaranteed a seat in your most desired class, so please make sure to list out your top 5 options!

Applicants may reapply. Applications are available on a rolling basis.

Apply for the Access Scholarship
Apply for the Youth Access Scholarship

 

Teacher’s Assistant Remote Classes Scholarship

The Teacher’s Assistant Remote Classes Scholarship is a scholarship allowing PIT students to take a free class in exchange for their assistantship efforts in that class. This is a great opportunity for students who are on a budget, and who are also interested in gaining teaching and directing skills. TA’s will be responsible for assisting PIT Teachers in ZOOM rooms on a technical and organizational level. Once you submit an application, we will reach out to you to schedule a ZOOM interview.

Applicants may reapply. Applications are available on a rolling basis.

Apply for the TA Remote Classes Scholarship

 

1/2 Off Scholarship

The ½ Off Remote Classes Scholarship is a scholarship allowing PIT Students to take classes at ½ price (plus processing fees). This is a great opportunity for students who are on a budget. ½ off seats are assigned on a first come, first serve basis, have limited availability, and are based on class availability. You are not guaranteed a seat in your most desired class, so please make sure to list out your top 5 options!

Applicants may reapply. Applications are available on a rolling basis.

Apply for the 1/2 Off Remote Classes Scholarship
Apply for the Youth 1/2 Off Remote Classes Scholarship

The SNL Scholarship

The PIT and “Saturday Night Live” have partnered to offer the SNL Scholarship, to engage comedy students from traditionally underrepresented backgrounds and initiate significant steps toward progressive recruitment of diverse candidates. This initiative provides access to direct instruction and mentorship for recipients to learn more about the field and empower them to pursue a career in comedy.

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Questions? Email Classes@ThePIT-NYC.com