Kevin Benefield Musical Arts Scholarship

 

$1000

 

More Info coming soon...

 

Requirements:

Applicants must be a high school senior in the state of Mississippi and plans to pursue a musical degree at any junior college or university in Mississippi.

 

 

Scholarship Inclusion:

The recipient of this scholarship will receive $1,000 paid directly to the junior college or university of his choice.

 

 

Application Requirements:

Applicants will be required to submit a 2-4 minute video presentation answering the following question and demonstrating their musical talent or talents.

 

What made you pursue a degree in musical arts?

 

Please include the following in your response:

  • Introduction. Tell us your name, where you are from, your current high school, and where you plan to attend college.
  • Response. What made you pursue a degree in musical arts?
  • Personal. Growing up, what was the role of music in your life?
  • Lessons. What skills are the most useful in the music industry?
  • Benefits. Discuss how would you use music to develop a sense of community?
  • Closing. What advice would you have for someone wanting to follow in your footsteps?
  • Demonstration. Please clearly announce the piece will you be performing prior to your performance.

 

Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA; must submit school transcript when applicable.

 

Some Advice:

  • Try to restate the questions in your response.
  • Remember posture is important.
  • Record your video with appropriate lighting using a neutral background.
  • Pick a quiet area.
  • Dress appropriately.
  • Your final submission should be free of grammatical errors.

 

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