2009 Jim Ott Scholarship Applications Accepted
The Sponsors Of Musical Enrichment are now accepting applications for the Jim Ott Scholarship. The single $3000 scholarship will be granted for a one year period and will be awarded to a graduating High School Senior or a student presently attending an institution of higher learning. Certification must be provided indicating enrollment in a program on continuing education.
To be eligible for the Jim Ott Scholarship, you must:
* Demonstrate a financial need
* Be a member of a Drum Corps
* Demonstrate leadership qualities
* Be accepted to or in attendance at an institution of continuing educations (public or private)
* Be a Music Major
Sponsors Of Musical Enrichment, Inc., a non-profit organization, created and sponsored the Jim Ott Scholarship in memory of the legendary brass arranger and instructor. Jim Ott was raised in Drum Corps and had a passion for the activity. He shared his knowledge and experience with the young musicians and inspired them to perform to the fullest.
Applications can be downloaded at: www.someinc.com
Start now and don’t wait until the last minute. All Drum Corps members are encouraged to apply. All applications must be received by July 15, 2009. The recipient will be presented at the 2009 Drum Corps International Championships.