Friends of Music Scholarship
2020 Friends of Music Scholarship Is Now Accepting Applications
The First Congregational Church of Camden is pleased to invite applications for the 2020 Friends of Music Scholarship.
Applicants must be majoring in music at the undergraduate or graduate level. First preference will be given to members of The First Congregational Church, with second preference going to those applicants who can demonstrate a connection to the church via a relative or volunteer work. Previous recipients of the award are encouraged to reapply each year for the duration of their music studies.
Download complete scholarship details and the application here. Paper copies of the application are also available in the church office; please contact Becky Brace, Church Office Manager, to receive one. Completed applications and supporting documents (current academic transcript and one letter of recommendation) are due by April 17, 2020 to the attention of "Friends of Music Scholarship Committee”. Mail to: First Congregational Church of Camden, 55 Elm Street, Camden, ME 04843; or, email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recipient(s) of the 2020 Friends of Music Scholarship will be announced by May 31, 2020. Scholarship disbursement will be made directly to the recipient’s school for the spring 2021 term, upon receipt of the recipient's Fall 2020 transcript.
The First Congregational Church of Camden has awarded several Friends of Music Scholarships in recent years to students majoring in music at the undergraduate or graduate level. Previous recipients of the award include:
2018: Esme Powers, University of Southern Maine School of Music
2017: Annie Brady, Ithaca College School of Music
2017: Abigail Wester, Gettysburg College
2011: Sarah Palermo, Westminster Choir College