The Rollin E. Wehman Award

Mr. Wehman established the Riverside Dinner Theatre and was a founding member of the Riverside Foundation for the Performing Arts. The Rollin E. Wehman Award will be given to a student who exemplifies true passion for musical theatre.

This year we have added a token award to this scholarship! Nominees from each school will receive a $100 scholarship. The nominees will then be entered into a pool for the one larger scholarship of $500. Only one nominee per school.


  • Student must be a member of a 2020 Riverside Awards participating school’s musical production (acting or technical - members of the student orchestra are not eligible).

  • One nominee per school

  • All nominated students must attend and participate in the Riverside Awards on May 12, 2020.

  • Application must be completed by the theater director from the school.

  • Application must include the student’s performing arts resume through their high school years.

  • Application deadline: March 31st, 2020 at 5:00 pm.

Teachers or faculty members may request a nomination form by emailing or call 434-941-8923 . Please note that nomination forms will only be sent to an official school email address.