FAW Chicago, IL Est. 1922
FAW Chicago


2017 FAW Foundation Fund Scholarship Winner

Jonathan Riesbeck
attends National Louis University in the Master's in Written Communication Program. Jonathan has shown strong promise in his production of fiction and nonfiction playwriting and he has already been published in National Louis's annual literary collection, Mosiac.



Update on past winners

Kara Brinkman, 2016 Scholarship winner, was hired for a coveted Lyric Opera Internship. The FAW scholarship helped Kara complete her degree and write and outstanding screenplay as her thesis project.


Patrick Iovinelli, the 2015 Scholarship winner, completed his Master's in Written Communication and has published a young adult novel, Waiting for the Sun (World Castle Publishing, 2016).