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Jeanna DiPaolo ’21 Wins Scholarship

The Willa Kim Costume Design Scholarship is administered by Theatre Communications Group.

Congratulations to costume design student Jeanna DiPaolo ’21, who’s been named by the Theatre Communications Group (TCG) as the recipient of the Willa Kim Costume Design Scholarship 2020.

The Averill Park, NY native grew up mesmerized by old Hollywood movies. She started by sewing outfits for her dolls, then began making costumes for school plays. “The combination and interaction of art, history, fashion, and human behavior influences every character she designs,” writes


The Willa Kim Scholarship

The Willam Kim Costume Design Scholarship gives costume designers enrolled in a university or professional training program the opportunity to supplement their fine arts training in hand-drawing and painting. Administered by TCG with support from The Estate of Willa Kim, the scholarship honors the legacy and work of costume designer Willa Kim.