Shawano Jazz Foundation Scholarship Application
For Shawano High School jazz musicians (as of the 2021 school year), to aid the advancement of their music education outside of the classroom setting.
Must currently be in grades 8-11 within the Shawano School District
Students are eligible to win in multiple years, but preference will be given to first-time applicants
2020 Shawano Jazz Foundation scholarship opportunities
This is a two-week immersive stay-over jazz camp in Egg Harbor, WI. We have partnered with Birch Creek to offer one (1) partial scholarship to a Shawano student. Students may select either Session 1 or Session 2 based on their other summer commitments; the instruction & performances are the same for both sessions.
Jazz session 1 – July 12 – 25, 2020
Jazz session 2 – July 26-August 8
Cost per Shawano student: $200. The full cost of the camp is $2100. SJF is providing $800 in scholarship funds for one Shawano music student entering grades 9-12.
Shell Lake offers a 5-day stay-over jazz camp (just north of Eau Claire, WI), as well as a popular trumpet camp.
Week I: June 21-26, 2020
Week II: June 28-July 3, 2020
Cost per Shawano student: $100. The camp cost is $650; SJF is providing $350 in instrument specific scholarship funding for up to five (5) Shawano music students entering grades 8-12. Instruments are:
Trombone • Piano • Guitar
There are also non-specific scholarships available. Cost per Shawano student: $200. The camp cost is $650; SJF is providing $350 in scholarship funding for up to four (4) Shawano music students entering grades 9-12.
This week-long stay-over camp, formerly known as Camp COFAC, (June 16-21) is open to all instrumental students (jazz band and concert band). Students focus on their specific instrument during the morning session, and then participate in large group (concert band or jazz band) rehearsals in the afternoon. This camp is a new addition to our SJF scholarship program.
Cost per Shawano student: $100. The camp fee is $625; SJF is providing $212.50 in scholarship funding for up to two (4) Shawano music students entering grades 9-12.