2017 Walden Chamber Music Society Scholarships

The Walden Chamber Music Society is offering two music scholarships to two Chaffee County students in the amount of $1,000.00 each. The purpose of this award is to support and encourage the study of music by a graduating senior who is planning to major in music at an accredited college/university/conservatory next year. The funds are dispersed directly to the institution designated by the applicant. It is the responsibility of the recipient to provide the institution’s contact information to treasurer@waldenchambermusic.org.

Music scholarship criteria:
*Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Chaffee County school program.
*Applicant must be able to demonstrate musical talent and accomplishments.
*Applicant must be pursuing enrollment in a accredited college, university or conservatory of music.
*Applicant must demonstrate high academic achievement.
*Scholarships are awarded on the basis of musical ability and financial need.

Application process:
*Applications are available from the high school counselors or music teachers.
*Applications should include three letters of recommendation:

  1. from a music teacher or a private music instructor.
  2. from another teacher, advisor or administrator.
  3. from an employer, minister or other adult as a character reference.

*Please provide a copy of the official high school transcript.
*Applications are due by May 15, 2017

Click here to download or print the Walden Scholarship Application.

Please submit a hard copy of your completed application to:
Walden Chamber Music Society
P.O. Box 5237
Buena Vista, CO 81211
Attention: Walden Scholarship Committee

Questions regarding the application may be directed to admin@waldenchambermusic.org