Bay Concert Band Scholarship Opportunity

Posted by Mr. H on Jan 27, 2010 - 03:27 PM  •  Filed under: news  •  4057 reads

Continuing in the tradition of promoting band participation in Bay County, the Bay Concert Band is again offering, to qualified band students,scholarships of up to $500 to be used for attendance at a 2010 summer band camp of the student’s choice. Scholarships are available to students in grades 9 through 11 who are interested in furthering their music education during the summer months. Scholarship awards will not exceed the cost of the camp session.

Key dates concerning applications and awards are as follows...

February 5, 2010:     Deadline for returning application to:

                                       Bay Concert Band, P O  Box 641, BAY CITY  MI  48707-0641


February 12, 2010:    Applicants notified via mail as to scholarship award status

March 2, 2010:         Winners accept awards at Bay Concert Band performance


Scholarship winners will be required to attend the Bay Concert Band performance in the Bay City Central High School auditorium on March 2, 2010 to accept their awards. The recipients will also be invited to perform in the May 11 concert.  If the student elects to participate in the concert, they will be required to attend all rehearsals from March 9 to May 10 (there will be no rehearsal on March 30).  Rehearsals are held every Tuesday evening between 7:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. in the Bay City Central High School band room with dress rehearsal on Monday, May 10, at 7:00 p.m.

Download the Application