ABOUT OUR SCHOLARSHIPSLucy Becker

The Lucy Becker Memorial Vocal Scholarship honors the memory of a wonderful soprano (pictured right) who contributed her vocal talents to our community through solo and choral performances over many years. This talent-based scholarship is awarded in Spring and is designed to encourage dedicated vocal students to continue their studies with an award of $1,500 and the opportunity to perform on an MIM concert.

Past Winners:
Alison Willmann, 2017
Monica Serrano, 2016
Elise Savoy, 2015
Walter Aldrich, 2014
Sarah Saturnino, 2013
Meagan Rao, 2012
Kali Hardwick, 2011

Click HERE to download an Application for this year’s Scholarship.

The Paul Perry Award goes to the “most outstanding performance” during the Young Musicians Showcase Concert. This concert takes place each spring as the conclusion to the Young Musicians Competition, which also awards cash prizes to winners.

The Laura Keranen Memorial Scholarship is designed to help Nevada County families with music education expenses for youth i.e. tuition, lessons, etc.

Donations to our scholarship funds are a great way to support our education programs. It is only through the generosity of our community that we are able to keep offering these valuable opportunities for young people. Support MIM and donate today.