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VERO BEACH CHORAL SOCIETY YOUNG MUSICIAN SCHOLARSHIP

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: January 16, 2018
Mail to: Vero Beach Choral Society
PO Box 7
Vero Beach, FL 32961

Provisions: A one-time grant of $3000 will be awarded to the winner of the scholarship competition. $1500 will be awarded at the VBCS Spring Concert, and the remaining $1500 will be awarded after the drop/add period of enrollment is over during the following Fall semester.

CRITERIA FOR SCHOLARSHIP
• Graduating senior in Indian River County, or recent graduate of the Indian River County school system currently enrolled at Indian River State College. (send proof of enrollment with this application if at IRSC)
• Applied to be a full-time student in any degree program beginning in the Summer or Fall of the ensuing academic year
• Must perform as a soloist for the VBCS Spring Concert

Applicants will be part of a screening process held on Saturday, Feb 3, 2018 from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm and Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, in the Music Suite at 1st Presbyterian Church. The top 5 finalists will be auditioned through a competitive performance held on Feb. 24, 2018, from which the winner will be selected.

VERO BEACH CHORAL SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION NOTES
1. The students interested in this scholarship should be semi-professional to professional in quality and ability.
2. The committee will pre-screen all applicants from each school and will recommend five finalists for scholarship competition. Pre-screening auditions will be held on February 3 and 6, 2018 at First Presbyterian Church.
3. The scholarship competition will be held at Quail Valley River Club on February 24, 2018.
4. The winner shall be announced at the scholarship competition event. The first installment of the awards will be presented in check form by a representative of the Vero Beach Choral Society, Inc. at the Spring Concert, where the winner will participate as a guest soloist. This concert will be held on April 8, 2018 at 4:00 pm.
5. The final installment of the award will be delivered to the student after his/her drop/add period at their university/college has ended. Proof of enrollment must be mailed to the Vero Beach Choral Society, Inc. before the remaining scholarship will be sent.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: January 16, 2018