Music Scholarship Available through Mount Vernon Music
From Mt. Vernon Music
Mount Vernon, TX, January 25, 2012 – Mount Vernon Music, whose mission is to bring great live music to rural communities, has announced its annual Youth Scholarship award. The organization is offering $1000 music scholarship to a gifted high school senior who will be going on to major in music in college. They will also be handing out smaller awards on a competitive basis for young musicians in 2012.
Mark Miller, President of Mount Vernon Music, is urging all seniors with plans to major in music in college to go online at www.mountvernonmusic.org, download an application and send in the required information by the April 1st deadline. Interested musicians or parents can also contact them through the website for further information.
“Music education and community outreach is an important part of our mission,” stated Mr. Miller, “and we are glad to be able to offer this scholarship and showcase some of our local talent at the Young Artists Showcase in May.” Winners will be announced at the Young Artists Showcase concert scheduled on Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Mount Vernon Music Hall located on
402 Leftwich Street in Mount Vernon.
For more information contact:
Mr. Mark Miller
Mount Vernon Music