Roberta Bitgood Scholarship

American Guild of Organists

The Roberta Bitgood Scholarship is awarded to student resident of Connecticut. Applicants must demonstrate a degree of musical potential and have some previous keyboard experience

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Residence:
    The applicant must be a Connecticut resident
  • Major/Career:
    The applicant must demonstrate a degree of musical potential and commitment.
  • Miscellaneous:
    Open to organists of all ages and abilities.The applicant must have some type of previous keyboard experience.The applicant must have an enthusiasm for the organ

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Other Materials:
    The applicant must play two (2) pieces that differ in style in a live performance for the judges.These pieces may be for piano or organ, or both. If the applicant has auditioned in the past they may not repeat repertoire used in former years no recycling, please! The applicant must use original scores before the judges. Photocopied music is not allowedThe applicant must make one photocopy of each selection for the judges to view during the live performance. In accord with copyright laws the judges will destroy the photocopies upon completion of the applicants interview.The applicant must submit a $10.00 application fee which is used for the purpose of defraying postal and administrative costs. Checks need to be payable to New London County AGO.This completed and signed application form as well as the $10.00 application fee shall be sent to the scholarship committee postmarked on or before Friday, June 13h, 2014. Applications after this deadline will not be considered. Please send your application form and check to:

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