THEATER ARTS Appendix F6: Conference and Travel Requests [ Acct. Category 5000] Audience: Staff Development Committee, Administrators, Budget Committee, PRBC Purpose: To request funding for conference attendance, and to guide the Budget and Staff Development Committees in allocation of funds. Instructions: Please list specific conferences/training programs, including specific information on the name of the conference and location. Note that the Staff Development Committee currently has no budget, so this data is primarily intended to identify areas of need that could perhaps be fulfilled on campus, and to establish a historical record of need. Your rationale should discuss student learning goals and/or connection to the Strategic Plan goal. Conference/Training Program Kennedy Center/ American College Theater Festival 2013-14 Request 6000.00 Rationale It is our ONLY competition and we participate in it annually. It costs us entry fees per show (300.00 per show) , registration fees, $75 per student, and housing fees of approx. 4000.00 since it is almost always out of town.