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Sycamore taking music scholarship applications

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Sycamore Music Boosters are accepting scholarship applications for summer music camp support, senior music scholarships, and continuing college music scholarships. These scholarships are awarded to help the growth of the individual music student as well to build the Sycamore music program. 

Any Sycamore school student in grades 6 to 11 enrolled in the band, orchestra or choir music program is eligible to apply for a scholarship for summer camps including residential camps and day camps. Any Sycamore High School graduating senior intending to major in music in college can apply for the Senior Music Scholarship with three being given, one in each of the following areas; choir, band and orchestra. The Continuing College Music Scholarship is available to one or several Sycamore High graduates that are currently an undergraduate college junior or senior majoring in music.

Deadlines for various scholarships are as follows: Summer music camp scholarship applications must be submitted to the student’s music teacher by April 5; Senior Music Scholarship applications must be submitted by May 1; and Continuing College Music Scholarship applications must be submitted by July 15 to scholarship chairwoman Lisa Smith.

All scholarship information and applications are available at www.sycamoremusicboosters.com. For questions, contact Lisa Smith at lisasmith1615@comcast.net.

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