All Scholarships documentation is available for pick up during the Donor Appreciation Reception (drop-in 6:00 – 7:00 pm) before the Highlights Concert, which is normally held at the end of the Festival. This year’s Concert will take place at Algonquin Commons Theatre, Thursday May 23rd. Doors open at 7:00 pm, the show starts at 7:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased by clicking here. Tickets are $30/adult, $10/student, Free for children 12 and under. If you are a scholarship winner, please contact the office (firstname.lastname@example.org, 613-226-7572) to arrange your ticket.
If you won a Trophy during the Festival and did not receive it at the time of your class, it can be picked up at the Festival Office (call 613-818-4664).
Senior Scholarships are considered by special application only, by a special Senior Scholarship Committee comprised of professional musicians. These are major Scholarships designed to assist the best of our festival performers as they work toward careers in music.
Click here to download the Senior Scholarship Application and Information Form. The deadline for receiving fully completed applications is February 15 each year. Applications received by the Festival office after that time will not be accepted.
|2021 Senior Scholarships||Winner||Amount|
|Marion Hewitt Memorial Scholarship||Spencer Klymyshyn||$2,000|
|Bill and June Joe||Thalia Navas||$1,500|
|Sid Holmes Memorial Scholarship||Noah Hawryluck||$750|
|Ottawa Music Club Senior Scholarship||Justin Saulnier||$850|
|Kiwanis Club of Ottawa, Harry Brown Senior Scholarship||Charlotte Van Barr||$750|
|Ottawa Chamberfest, Jacob Siskind Scholarship||Eric Prodger|
|Ottawa Pianos/Yamaha Senior Scholarship||Anne Zeng||$750|
|Friends of the NAC Orchestra Senior Scholarship||Eric Prodger||$1,000|
|James Puskas Senior Scholarship for Composition||Haotian Yu||$1,000|
|2019 Special Trophies||Description||Winner|
|Ottawa Youth Orchestra Trophy||Best Musicianship in Brass||Noah Hawryluck|
|Cammie Howard Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Clarinet||Chris McMinn|
|Leading Note Trophy||Most Promising Flute Player||Xudong Zheng|
|Marion Dempsey Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Harp||Alicia Miguelez|
|Nettleton Trophy||Best Musicianship in Intermediate Piano - 17/under to Open Classes||Emily Hou|
|Phyllis M. Osler Trophy||Best Musicianship in Intermediate Piano - 13/under to 16/under||Alice Yang|
|James P. Kenney Trophy||Best Musicianship in Junior Piano - ages 7 to 12||Spencer Song|
|ORMTA Flora Matheson Goulden Trophy||Best Musicianship in Senior Strings||Maria Krstic|
|Sziladi Family Trophy||Most promising in Intermediate Strings (Violin or Viola)||Grace van der Sloot|
|Pawel Szymczcyk-Marjanovic Trophy||The Student with the highest mark in all cello classes||Sophie van der Sloot|
|http://www.ottawakiwanismusicfestival.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Bernice-Keenleyside-Trophy.pdf||Best Musicianship in Senior and Open Voice||Leandra Dahm|
|Evelyn Greenberg Trophy||Best Musicianship in Junior and Intermediate Voice||Asia Csabi|
|Lynn Anne Milsom Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Winds||Alan Moen|
|Orpheus Society Trophy||Musical Theatre - Most Promising||Skye MacDiarmid|
|CBC Music in Schools Trophy||Winner of the CBC Music in Schools Invitational Competition||event not held in 2019|
|Best Musicianship in Senior/Open Piano||Emily Hou|
To see the Performance Trophies awarded throughout the Festival – click here
To see the Performance Scholarships – click here