The Women’s Musical Club of Winnipeg is offering 6 scholarships (totalling $11,500) to aspiring instrumentalists and vocalists to further their musical training.
|Madeleine Gauvin Scholarship
|Phyllis Ilavsky Scholarship
|Berythe Birse Scholarship
The 2021 Scholarship auditions are to be held
Saturday, May 8th, 2021 at the
Eva Clare Hall, University of Manitoba.
Auditions begin at 9:00 a.m. with three adjudicators present. In order to ensure that an audience is present for the applicants on the day of their auditions, members of the public are invited to attend and are welcome at any time.
Applications for Scholarships may be completed by filling out the online application form. Please make sure you have first created a WMC User account and are logged in (login in the right sidebar) before beginning the application process. **The first 20 FULLY COMPLETED applications are being accepted!** (This means that ALL components of the application need to be received – the form completed, letter from your teacher received, photo uploaded, fees paid – etc….before an application is deemed COMPLETE – and can be counted as one of the 20)
Completed applications are due approximately 4 weeks in advance of the audition.
THE APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE – APRIL 10th 2021 at midnight
The Scholarship Winners perform each year in December, as part of the regular concert season while most students are at home for the holidays. The 2020 concert takes place at the Muriel Richardson Auditorium of the Winnipeg Art Gallery on Sunday, December 26th 2021 at 2 pm. After the performances, awards are presented and group photographs are taken. Read more about the Winners.
The scholarship program has been a feature of the Women’s Musical Club mandate since 1915. The names of the winners and the amounts of the awards are listed in a pamphlet which is updated yearly.
A non-refundable fee of $50 must be received by the application due date. Payment can be made by etransfer to firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include “WMC Scholarships” and your name in the note), by PayPal (use the button below), or by mailing a cheque made payable to Women’s Musical Club of Winnipeg and sent to WMC Scholarships c/o Lynne Anderson, 879 Kebir Place, Wpg, MB, R3T 1X1.