Scholarships

The Clara Highhill Memorial Scholarship

Established to honor the memory of a longtime Midland Symphony Orchestra volunteer, applicants must be Midland County residents in 9th, 10th or 11th grade. Students submit the application, an audition recording and a recommendation from their school music teacher(s) and/or private music teacher(s). The selection process includes a live audition performance.

March deadline; check the application for details. Winners are notified in April.

Betty & Norman Hall Memorial Scholarship

Named in honor of lifelong local music lovers, students must be nominated by their classroom and private or school music teacher. Nominees must be Midland County residents in 5th or 6th grade who show a dedication and enthusiasm for studying instrumental music (strings, winds, percussion or piano). Financial need is an important consideration.

November deadline; winners are notified by the end of the month. Check the application for further information, or email Kimberly Dimond.