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ACDA National Conference

Scholarship Application to Attend

ACDA National Conference Scholarship

February 27 – March 2, 2019
Kansas City, Missouri

Due by December 1

The F. Melius Christiansen (FMC) Endowment Fund annually offers scholarships to attend the ACDA National Conference.

Eligible applicants include:

  • Graduate students and undergraduate juniors/seniors, who are pursuing a career in choral conducting, and/or
  • Choral conductors in their first six years of professional experience.

The scholarship will assist with expenses of registration and related conference events, lodging, meals and transportation, substitute teacher/director coverage.

  • This is not a cash award.
  • The FMC Endowment Fund will reimburse expenses up to the total amount of the scholarship awarded, for which receipts are submitted.
  • The scholarship award could be applied to the purchase of music, books, resources or other conference materials.

NOTE: Applicants must be members of ACDA-MN

Selection will be made by the FMC Endowment Fund Scholarship Subcommittee.

The applications must include:

  1. A complete current resume, including complete address, phone, and email information
  2. A Letters of recommendation from:
    • A student applicant’s college/university choral conductor – OR
    • A director applicant’s administrator/supervisor familiar with the applicant’s work.
  3. A statement (within the form) of how this experience will impact the applicant’s continued development as a choral conductor.

Application Form

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