James Edward (Jim) Matheny Scholarship
Student applicants must join TCDA as a Student Member in order to apply. In addition, the applicant must be enrolled or will soon be enrolled in a Texas college or university as a choral music education or vocal performance major. Must be a senior or recent high school graduate. Preference is given to seniors or recent graduates of Marshall HS, Marshall, TX or A&M Consolidated HS, College Station, TX with a minimum 2.5 GPA. The applicant must have at least two years of musical involvement including high school choir. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.
The following items must be enclosed with the application form: All materials can be uploaded to this application or scanned and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.
1. A letter of application (typed or printed) that describes your qualifications; lists any honors, activities, or achievements; and describes your professional goals and aspirations including current or future employment.
2. Two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from a current TCDA member. These can be sent directly to the TCDA office: TCDA, Scholarship Recommendations; 7900 Centre Park Dr., Ste A, Austin, TX 78754 or we will accept emails from the source of the letters. Send to email@example.com or fax to 512-474-7873.
3. A copy of your current transcript (undergraduate) and resume.
4. Proof of acceptance and enrollment in the upcoming fall semester as a full-time student (12+ hrs) in an accredited Texas college or university with the intention of majoring in choral music education or vocal performance.
Application Deadline: April 15, 2020