FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
2011 Shirley Martin Scholarship for Young Songwriters
“A scholarship for the advancement of young songwriters”
Who- The Songwriters Association of Mid-north Indiana (SAMI)
What- Currently accepting applications for the 2011 Shirley Martin Scholarship for Young Songwriters, which includes the special Mike Lane Horizon Award. This scholarship and award exists for the purpose of developing, recognizing and supporting area youth in the advancement of their songwriting skills.
Who Can Apply- Candidates must be between the ages of 14 and 19 at the time of application and be a permanent resident of one of the following Indiana counties to apply: Benton, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Fountain, Howard, Jasper, Montgomery, Newton, Pulaski, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Warren and White.
When- Applications being accepted until April 8, 2011.
Winner Will Receive:
1. $500 cash award to be applied toward the Shirley Martin Scholarship winner’s education, a musical instrument or other songwriting-supporting endeavor. Other cash awards for runners-up and the Mike Lane Horizon Award.
2. Performance opportunities.
3. Local publicity.
How and Where to Apply:
Applications and instructions can be downloaded here or write to:
The Tippecanoe Arts Federation
638 North Street
Lafayette, IN, 47901
Distribution: Winners will be notified on or before May 2, 2011.
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