Selection: Completion of application packet. Recipient(s) will be selected by the Emerald Valley Opry Board of Directors.
Use of Scholarship: Community, four year or private music school or college. Must be Music Major or Music Minor (Music Education, Music Technician,Music Performance, Performing Arts
Application Deadline: April 2019-Counseling Center
Scholarship Awarded: May 2019 (date to be provided). Attendance at the awards ceremony is required unless prior arrangements have been made.
Criteria: (1) 2.75 GPA accumulative through the first semester of your senior year; school counselor confirmation and sign-off, no transcript needed (2) Music accomplishments/awards (3) 2 letters of recommendation (4) Record of community service or extracurricular activities (5) Direct involvement with the Opry for a minimum of 20 hours (i.e. help with setup, ticket sales, advertisement, etc.) Band/Choir performances and participation with refreshments during intermission do not satisfy this requirement. An Opry board member will be tracking your hours.
** applications that do not include the above criteria will not be considered.
Dress Code for Volunteer Hours: Volunteers are expected to carry themselves in a professional manner at all times. Our dress code is casual professional- however please refrain from shirts with provocative/vulgar language or images, ripped/holey jeans or shorts, or low cut/revealing clothing.
Amount: A maximum of two $2000 scholarships will be awarded per year
For More Information, please contact: Jennifer Rose: (541) 844-8207 (text or call)
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