Scholarships

2019-20 MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS

The Santa Rosa Junior College Music Department has a wide variety of scholarships available for both singers and instrumentalists. Chief among these is the Mildred P. Long Endowment, one of the largest monetary gifts in the history of SRJC. These scholarships are open to qualified students through the SRJC Foundation. All scholarships are awarded based on a competitive audition that  takes place in April prior to the upcoming academic year. For more information, see the Auditions page.

PRINTABLE APPLICATIONS: Instruction Letter
                                                                   Application
          Turn in application to the Music office, Forsyth Hall, Rm. 130, Jody Benecke's mailbox
          OR email to jbenecke@santarosa.edu
 
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 12, 2019
High school students or students requesting a deadline extension, contact Jody Benecke, Scholarship Chair, email: jbenecke@santarosa.edu
 
AUDITIONS: Friday, April 26, 2019 You will be notified of your assigned time
With piano accompaniment: 12:00 - 2:00PM vocal auditions; 2:00 - 3:00PM  instrumental auditions
Without accompaniment:      3:00 -5:00 instrumental only (vocalists are required to have accompaniment)

Eligibility Requirements

In order to qualify for a Music Department scholarship, students must:

  1. Be enrolled at SRJC in at least 6 units and maintain a grade point average of 2.25 or higher.
  2. Enroll and perform in a major SRJC performance ensemble:

Vocal

   Concert Choir (MUSCP 21A–D)

Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion

   Symphonic Band (MUSCP 30A–D)

   Jazz Band (MUSCP 32A–D)

   Jazz Combos Ensemble (MUSCP 42A–D)

Strings

   Orchestra (MUSCP 33A–D)

Jazz Rhythm Section (Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums)

   Jazz Band (MUSCP 32A–D)

   Jazz Combo Ensemble (MUSCP 42A–D)

Classical Guitar, Piano

   Concert Choir (MUSCP 21A–D)

(or another appropriate ensemble as advised)


For more information contact:

Cyndi Daugherty, Music Administrative Assistant

     cdaugherty@santarosa.edu  Phone (707) 527-4249

Jody Benecke, Scholarship Chair

     jbenecke@santarosa.edu  

To explore other scholarship opportunities at SRJC contact the SRJC Scholarship Office.