FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Apply Now for the Nashville Singers “Educator of the Future” College Scholarship
Nashville, TN – The Nashville Singers organization has just announced that applications for their “Educator of the Future” (EOF) college scholarship for 2014 are now being accepted. This program provides $1,000 in financial assistance to a high school senior student pursuing a music education degree or previous EOF scholarship recipients. Applications can be downloaded by visiting www.nashvillesingers.org. Completed applications must be received by April 11, 2014.
Previous Educator of the Future scholarship recipients include:
• (2013) Kasey Hammond, Hendersonville High School
• (2012) Michael Collins, McGavock High School
About the Nashville Singers
In five years, this volunteer group has grown from four to 16 singers, learned a diverse repertoire of 50 songs, released two compact disc recordings, racked up 64 performances for 35 organizations in eight counties across Tennessee, and produced a successful concert series which has attracted 1500+ attendees from 41 cities in ten states across the USA. Their mission is to enrich lives through singing and the support of music education. This support comes in the form of music education grants, college scholarships, master classes for area schools, and an annual vocal performance clinic called Acappella Academy. Nashville Singers has also awarded $5,000 in music education grants and scholarships in the last three years, impacting 200 students in seven area schools and 60 other program participants. In 2013, The Nashville Business Journal’s annual “Book of Lists” ranked the Nashville Singers 8th in their list of the “Top 20” performing arts organizations in Nashville. The Nashville Singers, Inc. is recognized by the IRS as a tax-exempt 501(c)3 non-profit organization. For more information about the Nashville Singers, visit the organization online at www.nashvillesingers.org or follow the chorus via social media on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, ReverbNation, and LinkedIn.
Media Contact: Sarah Beatty
Office: 615-852-SING (7464)