Who Can Apply: The scholarship was established in 1996 by an anonymous benefactor of the Georgia Southern University Foundation and was later named the Douglas Graves Symphony Strings Performance Scholarship to honor retired music professor, Dr. Douglas Graves.
The scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis each year to an incoming student or a continuing student. In addition to majoring in music, recipients must exhibit leadership qualities and maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
The recipient will also be expected to participate in chamber and recital performances and assist when needed with the Symphony Guild Sting Program. The recipient shall only be eligible to receive the scholarship once during their time of study at Georgia Southern University. A member of the Magellan String Quartet should serve on the committee.
Deadline: April 30, 2015