Scholarship Announcements

Pogorzelski-Yankee Memorial Scholarship

Two scholarships will be awarded: one to an entering college freshman and one to an entering 1st year graduate student. Online applications will begin January 1, 2015. Contact info@agohq.org and visit our webpage.

Peter B. Knock Memorial Music Fund

The scholarship is available to organists, other instrumentalists, vocalists, directors, and conductors preparing to engage in a course of study in the performance of sacred music at an accredited institution. Deadline for applications is March 2, 2015. Contact kwalters@ryepc.com.

 John R. Rodland Memorial Scholarship

Available to an organist engaged in or preparing to engage in a course of study of music as utilized in religious services. Application deadline is January 6, 2015. Contact glorinor@aol.com or visit the Northern NJ AGO website.

 

The scholarships below are currently inactive/and or not accepting new applications.

Roberta Bitgood Scholarship

The scholarship is sponsored by the New London County Chapter and is open to organists of all ages and abilities.  Application deadline is Friday, June 13, 2014, and the award is $750. For information contact Jesse Glaude at ccsartsmail@yahoo.com or click here.

Ruth and Paul Manz Organ Scholarship

This annual scholarship is intended to be an encouragement to organ students who are preparing careers as church musicians. Applicants must not have reached their 28th birthday by January 1, 2014. The award is $3,000. Applications must be postmarked no later than July 1,  2014. Tel: 773-256-0728 or pdebias@lstc.edu.

 M. Louise Miller Scholarship

A scholarship was established in 1998 to honor the life and work of Dr. M. Louise Miller (1914 – 2008), a founding member (1948) of the Greater Bridgeport Chapter. The award is $2000.  Application deadline is June 1, 2014.

Académie d’Orgue de Fribourg Organ Scholarship

The application deadline is March 30, 2014.  You can find the application at: www.academieorgue.ch. For more information: Tel. + 41 26 470 00 89 or info@academieorgue.ch.