TCCS prides itself on mentoring musically talented youth through our Music Enrichment Stipend Program, Youth Choir and Scholarship Program. The purpose of the Scholarship Program is to support graduating high school students in their college study of music or music education with the expectation that the recipients will make musical contributions to their communities. Through private donations, dollars from ticket sales and monies from Show Choir stipends, TCCS has awarded over $20,000 to graduating students in the past thirteen years. The criteria for scholarship awards are the following: 1. Recipient will have an overall GPA of 3.2 or higher. 2. Preference will be given to students who plan on majoring in music or music education. 3. Recipient will demonstrate financial need. 4. Recipient will have a history of musical and community involvement in high school. He/she will also show promise of continued involvement in college and beyond. 5. Student must be attending high school in Martin or St. Lucie County. 6. Awardee will commit to attending two spring performances with the Treasure Coast Community Singers. This season these performances will be held on May 20 and 21, 2017. The number of awards varies; they amount to approximately $1000 and are given directly to the college or university during the first year of matriculation. The TCCS Scholarship Team administers the application and award processes. Members of the Scholarship Team also serve as liaisons with the local schools by maintaining contact with school choral directors and guidance counselors. Applications are available in high school guidance offices or on-line. Deadline is March 1, 2017. For application click here. Form is in pdf format.
Fill out the application, attach all relevant support documentation and e-mail to Secretary of TCCS. Written applications and attachments should be sent: TCCS Scholarship Team Leader, 631 SE Calmoso Drive, Port St. Lucie, Florida 34983.