APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

Applicant must:

  1. be a current member of the MHS Band
  2. be maintaining a 2.5 or higher grade point average in all classes
  3. be maintaining a B average in band
  4. regularly participate in band rehearsals, performances, auditions, etc. during and after school hours

  5. turn in this completed application to Mr. Myers by the following date   April 19, 2012      Late applications will not be accepted.

     Students do not have to be enrolled in a music related field to qualify for   this scholarship

 

SELECTION PROCESS

Applications will be reviewed by a scholarship committee that includes a minimum of:

  1. one elected Band Booster officer
  2. one representative from the school-an administrator or teacher
  3. one at large parent representative

 

DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDS

The Manila Band Boosters has $1,000 in total scholarship funds.  Funds will be distributed in the following manner:

  1. $300-$500 to the top qualifying applicant(s)
  2. $50-$200 to the secondary applicant(s)

Distribution of funds remains at the discretion of the scholarship committee and will be based on qualifications and number of eligible applicants.

 

 RECEIVING OF SCHOLARSHIP

    1. Recipients of scholarships will be announced at the Sr Day

     assembly.

    2. Scholarship money will be paid directly to the student when they produce proof of enrollment - either a receipt for fees, or a class schedule - to the band director.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MANILA BAND BOOSTER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

 

STUDENT NAME____________________________________

 

CURRENT GPA____________

 

COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY/CARRER ORTECHNICALSCHOOLACCEPTED TO: _______________________________________

Please attach a copy of the letter of acceptance.

I you have not received a letter of acceptance; please attach a copy of the signature page of your application or comparable documentation.

 

What is your planned major?________________________

(note: a music-related major is not required to be eligible for this scholarship)

 

1. How many years have you been in the band?

     _____SR   _____JR   _____SOPH  _____FRESH   _____8TH   ______7TH _____6TH

 

2. Have you ever attended band camp?  ____yes    ____no  If yes, when?

 

_____SR   _____JR   _____SOPH  _____FRESH   _____8TH   ______7TH _____6TH

 

3. What years, if any, did you audition for All-Region?

 

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4. Were you chosen as an alternate or a member of All-Region? If so, what years?

 

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5. What years, if any, did you enter the Solo/Ensemble contest? What scores did you receive?

 

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6. What years, if any, did you participate at the state level in any competition or event?

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7. Have you actively participated in the fund raising events for the band? (i.e. Pizza sales, cup sales, working the concessions) If so, what years?

 

_____SR   _____JR   _____SOPH  _____FRESH   _____8TH   ______7TH _____6TH

 

 

 

8. Do you plan to pursue music in any way after graduation? If so, in what manner?

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Briefly answer the following questions. You may attach additional paper if necessary.

 

A. What has your experience in Manila School Band meant to you?

 

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B. Describe your contribution towards building a better MHS Band?

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C. What advice would you give to a student thinking about joining the band?

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