SCHOLARSHIPS FOR YOUNG ORGANISTS
“Supporting the Next Generation”
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. 18, 2017. Lessons are in the spring.
Applicants must play a live audition Sunday, February 25th, 2018 and perform in the Grant Recipients’ Recital Tuesday, May 29th, 2018. One half of the grant amount is awarded in March and the second half of the grant will be awarded during the Grant Recipients’ Recital.
Middle/High School-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.
College Students-College students who are studying organ at an accredited College or University and whose primary (family) 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.
Applications and processing fees are due January 15, 2018
For more information contact:
Study Grant Chair, Janet Keulen Thorson