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Kenneth G. Adams Memorial Scholarship

To provide talented and deserving students the opportunity to pursue an education with an emphasis in music performance and/or music education.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Full-Time Student (Must be registered for at least 12 credits)
  • Majoring in Music
  • Minimum of 3.25 GPA or higher at the time of application
  • Must be an Junior or Senior
  • Live in the Tristate area
  • Able to read music, sing and/or play an instrument with an emphasis in jazz
  • Essay: Why Did You Decide to Major in Music?


$1000 ($500 for Fall; $500 for Spring) 

Spring semester


  • Music (BA)

Application Form

I understand that all the information contained in this application will be treated confidentially an will be used for institutional purposes.
I hereby give York College permission to share my name with the scholarship Donor if I am selected as the scholar recipient.
I understand that my application will not be processed until the recommendation form and a recommendation letter from a York faculty in Performing and Fine Arts have been returned to the inbox before the deadline. (Link to download recommendation form will be available once the application is submitted)

One letter of recommendation is required from a York faculty in Performing and Fine Arts in addition to the completion of the RECOMMENDATION FORM and return them to: