Scholarship and Parent Information

We are pleased to announce scholarship applications are now being accepted for Summer Music Camp support.  Please keep checking back for information about 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 – 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 may 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 School graduates that are currently an undergraduate college junior or senior majoring in music. Please read the applications as they list the scholarship amounts for types of camps and durations.  Students are eligible for one scholarship per year.  The status of the Sycamore Music Booster budget may determine the quantity and dollar amount of scholarships awarded.

Deadlines for various scholarships are as follows: Summer Music Camp applications must be submitted to the student’s music teacher by April 5, 2019; Senior Music Scholarship applications along with the recommendation form and two recommendation letters must be submitted to the student’s music teacher by date to be announced; Continuing College Music Scholarship applications must be submitted by date to be announced to Scholarship Chairperson Shelly and Ron Bychowski. Late applications will not be accepted for consideration.

Contact the Scholarship Chairperson, Shelly Bychowski, via e-mail at rsbychowski@gmail.com or your music teacher for questions or more information.

Summer Camp Scholarship:

Music camp scholarships are awarded to help growth of individual students as well as building the Sycamore Music program. Sycamore school music students in grades 6-11 and currently enrolled in the 2018-2019 music program are eligible to apply for a scholarship to be applied toward music camp this summer. Students are eligible for one scholarship per year.  The application deadline is April 5, 2019 and must be submitted to the student’s music teacher.

Download Summer Camp Scholarship Application >>> Summer Camp Scholarship Application 2019 

Senior Scholarship:

Any Sycamore High School graduating senior intending to major in music in college may apply for the Senior Music Scholarship with up to three being given, one in each of the following areas: choir, band, and orchestra. The Senior Scholarship is $750.00.  In addition to the scholarships awarded by the music boosters, there is the Kirk Lundbeck Scholarship.  Students are eligible for one scholarship per year. Please submit the Senior Music Scholarship Application AND the Senior Music Scholarship Recommendation Form. The deadline is  and must be submitted to the student’s music teacher.
Download Senior Scholarship Application >>> Senior Scholarship Application 2019
Download Senior Scholarship Recommendation Form >>> Senior Scholarship Recommendation

Continuing Education College Scholarship:

The Continuing College Music Scholarship is available to one or several Sycamore High School graduates that are currently an undergraduate college junior or senior majoring in music.  This is a $750.00 scholarship. Students are eligible for one scholarship per year. The deadline is

Download Continuing Education College Scholarship Application >>> Continuing Education Music Major Application 2019

The Sycamore Music Boosters are accepting applications from Sycamore High School graduates who are currently participating in music in college, such as choir, orchestra, marching band but not majoring in music. The Boosters may award one or several scholarships, depending on the applications and the status of the scholarship fund.  The single scholarship amount is $750.  This is a competitive scholarship and the recipient or recipients will be determined based on the overall quality of the applications submitted.

Download Continuing Education College Scholarship Application  for Non-major>>> Continuing Education Non-Music Major Application 2019

Drum Major Camp Scholarship:

Drum Majors are eligible for up to $600 in scholarship money.  As a drum major you are also eligible to apply for another music camp scholarship, as long as a separate application is completed. The deadline is  and must be submitted to the student’s music teacher.

Download Drum Major Camp Scholarship Application >>> 

 

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