scholarship program

Funded through the Alice Hobbs Education & Outreach Fund


Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Winners!

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The purpose of the PSO Education Scholarship Program

To provide the life-changing opportunity of private music instruction to young instrumentalists who show musical potential and have demonstrated financial need.


What the Progam Does

The PSO Education Scholarship program is awarding funds to provide weekly private instruction for both fall and spring semesters to deserving students. Approved PISD private instructors are assigned to recipients by school music directors.

For the 2017-18 school year, there will be five (5) scholarships awarded.

Student Selection Criteria

  • Demonstrated financial need

  • Current 6th or 7th grader

  • Clear musical potential

  • Student essay

  • Character reference

  • Parent approval

How to Apply

Interested students in the 6th or 7th grade must complete a student application and submit, along with a director referral form completed by a music director at your school, by the required application deadline date.

Application & Selection Dates

Applications for the 2017 Scholarships are now closed.


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