Senior Scholarship Program

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 Senior Scholarship auditions! Thank you to our judges John LoPiccolo and Ondrej Lewit. Below are the list of scholarship recipients and a YouTube video of the piece that the judges chose for them to record. We wish the students all the best as they continue their music studies in college. 
2nd place – Emanuel Diaz-Sanchez ($800) – piano student of Young Robbins
3rd place (tie) – Devin Oswald ($600) – violin student of Andrea Altona
Emily Shanmugam ($600) – piano student of Holly Franz
When: May, 2023

Application Deadline:  TBD

Where: Private home

Fee:    $35.00

Chair:  Alyze Dreiling-Hammer,


Individual scholarships may be awarded to High School Seniors who have been accepted as music majors/minors or continuing their instrument study at a two- or four-year college, university, or conservatory.  All participants must have a signed copy of the NSDMTAC Consent/Release Form emailed to

The 2022 Scholarship Rules and Application are linked below. The application and the $35 fee (check payable to NSDMTAC and mailed to Alyze Dreiling) must be postmarked by TBD.

NSDMTAC 2022 Scholarship Rules

NSDMTAC 2022 Scholarship Application