Marcia Roy Musicianship Scholarship

50% Annual Tuition Scholarship for New Day School Students

For the 2019-20 academic year, Pacific Boychoir Academy is proud to offer a 50% tuition scholarship to rising 6th–8th grade day school applicants who demonstrate a commitment to their craft, our values, code of conduct, and mission.

First offered in 2018, this scholarship was created to honor Pacific Boychoir Academy Founder and Artistic Program Director Marcia Roy, who inspires students to strive for musical excellence and gives each of her students a solid foundation upon which to build a successful future as a performing artist.

WHO CAN APPLY?
Rising 6th–8th grade applicants for Fall 2019 admission, who have not previously applied to Pacific Boychoir Academy day school, and who show high musical potential and commitment to PBA’s mission and values. Current Pacific Boychoir choristers in our after-school program are eligible and encouraged to apply.

WHAT IS THE DURATION OF THE SCHOLARSHIP?
The scholarship will renew annually for the entire length of matriculation in the middle school program (through 8th grade) at Pacific Boychoir Academy, provided that the recipient:
1. Is in continuous full-time enrollment at Pacific Boychoir Academy
2. Remains in good academic standing
3. Makes steady progress in PBA’s Theory Card Program
4. Attends International Tour (if promoted to Varsity before February 2020)
5. Adheres to the School’s mission and code of behavior

HOW DO I APPLY?
1. Complete the PBA admissions process, as outlined on our website: PacificBoychoir.org/ApplicationProcess
2. Submit a Scholarship Application, including your personal statement
3. Visit the school and attend an interview with the Scholarship Committee. Applicants not already singing in our after-school choral program will have a musical skills assessment. School visits need to be scheduled or completed by the submission deadline.
4. Scholarship applications & supporting documents are due to the admissions office by Friday, January 18, 2019.*

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE NOTIFICATION OF AWARD?
Scholarship decisions will be announced via email or phone: Friday, March 15, 2019, after 12pm.

HOW MANY RECIPIENTS WILL BE AWARDED THE MARCIA ROY SCHOLARSHIP?
The number of scholarship recipients will be determined by the Scholarship Committee and the availability of space and funding.

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Contact Janelle Geistlinger, Director of Admissions, at admissions@pacificboychoir.org

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