April 30, 2018 – Sierra Jazz Society is pleased to announce that there are two $300 scholarships to Sierra Jazz Camp to cover a portion of the $450 tuition available for musicians under 18. All instruments and voice are eligible. Applications will be available 4/23/2018. We will accept applications through May 15. Winners will be announced June 15.

The scholarships will be awarded based on a combination of merit and financial need.

To apply you need to:

  • Submit a completed signed application form.
  • Enclose a check for $150 to cover the tuition balance to be deposited when the scholarship is awarded.
  • A recording showcasing the applicant’s abilities.
  • Final applicants might need to arrange an in-person demo.

Camp is held at Nevada City School of the Arts July 18-22. It runs from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. A public concert at River Highlands Ranch is Sunday July 22 at 1:00. For more detail visit: sierrajazzsociety.com.

For more information contact Julia Glasse, julia@sierrajazzsociety.com or 530-273-0568.

In addition to scholarships, there are work-study opportunities for all ages to defray tuition costs.