Scholarships

The 2017-2018 Scholarship Program is still accepting applications until February 2, 2018; it is open to all Midland County band students, grades 7 through 12.

The MCB able to provides several $500.00 scholarships to area high school musicians each year. Also, the MCB manages the selection process for 3 endowed scholarships, also valued at $500.00. The MCB and Endowed scholarships are available to help the students with expense of summer music camp, private lessons or toward the purchase of a new instrument.

The Scholarship program begins November 1 of each year and accepts applications until the following February 2.

Midland Concert Band Scholarships
The mission of the Midland Band Scholarship program is to encourage the instrumental band student to improve and enhance their musical experience through private lessons, attending a summer camp or toward the purchase of a new instrument. The requirements include the musical ability of the student, the completed essay describing their plans if they were to be awarded the scholarship, and the recommendation of the band director or private teacher.

The Kathy Garrett Endowed Music Scholarship
The mission of The Kathy Garrett Endowed Music Scholarship Fund is to provide an annual scholarship award to a clarinet or woodwind student to attend a camp, take private lessons, or to purchase an instrument. Selection criteria will include musical ability, participation in one or more school music groups, evidence of musical leadership, and the recommendations of private music teachers and band/orchestra directors.

The Pamela J. Rowe Endowed Music Scholarship
The mission of The Pamela J. Rowe Endowed Music Scholarship Fund is to provide an annual scholarship award to a flute student to attend a camp, take private lessons, purchase a flute, or attend college studying music with an emphasis on flute. Selection criteria will include musical ability, participation in one or more school music groups, evidence of musical leadership, and the recommendations of private music teachers and band/orchestra directors.

The William A. Crozier Memorial Scholarship
The mission of The William A. Crozier Memorial Scholarship is to provide a scholarship to a woodwind player to attend camp, take private lessons or towards the purchase of an instrument. Selection criteria will be the same as for the Midland Concert Band Scholarships.

Please click here to be taken to the Scholarship Application page.