FOR DESERVING MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS
Do you have, or know of, a middle school music student who could use $500 to further his/her musical studies? If so, please provide the following instructions and application, or direct that student to this BCSA website announcement http://BeachCitiesSymphony.org/Scholarship/ScholarshipFlyer.htm.
Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to students playing an orchestral instrument. The scholarship may be used to pay for such music expenses as music lessons; the purchase, rental, or maintenance of an instrument; or attending a music camp. The winners will be introduced and given their awards at the Beach Cities Symphony’s opening concert in the Fall.
To be eligible, an applicant must be attending a South Bay public, private, or home school (6th, 7th, or 8th grade) at the time of application. Students of all ability levels will be considered.
Application postmark deadline is July 1, 2013.
Click here for scholarship rules and instructions.
Click here and scroll to the bottom for a biography of the 2008 winner Jeff Mohan.
Click here and scroll to the bottom for biographies of the 2009 winners James Chung and Zachary Seligman-Karen.
Kyria Sanchez, Harp and Violin, 7th grade at Palos Verdes, Intermediate; music teacher, Mrs. O’Loughlin
Irene Sun, Violin, 8th grade at Ridgecrest Intermediate, RPV; music teacher, Linda Rose
Isabella Sanchez, Flute, 8th grade at Casimir Middle School, Torrance; teacher, Maria Jaque
Megumi Grasier, Oboe, 7th Grade at PV Intermediate; teacher, Jeani Lewis
Winners of the 2011 Scholarships are listed if you click here.
Winners of the 2012 Scholarships are shown if you click here.
Beach Cities Symphony Association
P.O. Box 248 • Redondo Beach, CA 90277-0248
(310) 379-9725 • (310) 539-4649
This page or information about this scholarship last updated on October 23, 2012.
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