Summer Band Camp is Important – The Bill Nottelmann Memorial Scholarship Program Can Help
Summer band camp is a great way for students to improve their playing and create lifetime memories. In honor of our founder Mr. Bill Nottelmann, we will again present scholarships to two deserving young musicians. Those winning recipients will receive 100% of the tuition costs for one approved, St. Louis area band camp. Only students currently enrolled in their school band program may apply. One grade 9-12 student and one grade 6-8, according to 2019-20 school year enrollment, will be selected.
Click HERE for a list of this year’s approved camps.
HOW TO APPLY
- ASK PERMISSION from your band director to apply. Winners will be announced only after verifying permission.
- COMPLETE the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM.
The form includes a provided space to submit a short essay (500 words or less) on one of these three topics:
– Why I love playing in band.
– How my school band has changed how I listen to music.
– How I believe I will benefit from attending a local band camp this year.
- Click to SUBMIT the form.
Application deadline – MIDNIGHT, Wednesday May 1
Winners will be announced on Wednesday May 8
Click HERE to download a printable band room poster
- Presley Quarels – Ridgewood Middle School, Arnold MO
- Casey Avise-Rouse – Columbia High School, Columbia IL
- Truman Gosling – Festus R-6 Middle School
- Gina Melton – Woodridge Middle School, Northwest R-1
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