SCHOLARSHIPS

ORANGE COUNTY CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ORGAN STUDY
“A local program to support Orange County students and teachers”

First-time Students

Scholarships for free lessons are available to middle and high school piano students who have a desire to learn about the organ. The students may qualify for one to six free organ lessons depending on his/her level of commitment and the chapter’s available funds. Applications are due Dec. 15, 2016.

Study Grants for Middle and High School Students

Grants are available for organ students who live in Orange County and currently study organ with a teacher who
is a primary member of the Orange County Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Applicants must perform in a live audition on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Concordia University, Irvine. One half of the grant amount will be awarded in March. The second half of the grant will be awarded during the Grant Recipients Recital on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Concordia University, Irvine. (Performance in the May recital is mandatory. Grants may be forfeited if the student is unable to participate.) Applications and processing fees are due January 20, 2017.

Study Grants for College Students.

College students who are studying organ at an accredited College or University and whose primary residence is in
Orange County are eligible for a grant for organ study. The student must be currently studying organ with a teacher who is a primary member of the Orange County Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Applicants must perform in a live audition on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Concordia University, Irvine. One half of the grant amount will be awarded in March. The second half of the grant will be awarded during the Grant Recipients Recital on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Concordia University, Irvine. (Performance in the May recital is mandatory. Grants may be forfeited if the student is unable to participate.) Applications and processing fees are due January 20, 2017.

For more information contact:
Study Grant Chair, Janet Keulen Thorson714-879-2246