September 19, 2018

Kathryn Siphers Patricia Garren Memorial Scholarship Awarded by Women Band Directors International

The Kathryn Siphers Patricia Garren Memorial Scholarship is a financial award sponsored by Women Band Directors International.

Information About the Scholarship:

Award Amount: Average – $300
Application Deadline: 1-December
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be a woman, a band member, and be planning to become an active band leader.
Eligible for: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior, Master’s-level study, Doctoral-level study

Awarded by:

Women Band Directors International
345 Overlook Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone: 765 463 1738

Contact Details:

Linda Moorhouse
WBDI President
Department of Bands, School of Music, Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 504 388 2384
Fax: 504 388 4693

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Women Band Directors International

Women Band Directors International