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|
|2021 Special Trophies||Description||Winner|
|Ottawa Youth Orchestra Trophy||Best Musicianship in Brass||Chloë Judiesch|
|Cammie Howard Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Clarinet||Audrey Gilmour|
|Leading Note Trophy||Most Promising Flute Player||Florence Aubin|
|Marion Dempsey Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Harp||Audrey Morris|
|Nettleton Trophy||Best Musicianship in Senior/Open Piano||Eric Lee|
|Phyllis M. Osler Trophy||Best Musicianship in Intermediate Piano - 13/under to 16/under||Emma Bao|
|James P. Kenney Trophy||Best Musicianship in Junior Piano - ages 7 to 12||Vincent Pham|
|ORMTA Flora Matheson Goulden Trophy||Best Musicianship in Senior Strings||Annabelle Tian|
|Sziladi Family Trophy||Most promising in Intermediate Strings (Violin or Viola)||Gemina Chen|
|Pawel Szymczcyk-Marjanovic Trophy||The Student with the highest mark in all cello classes||Owen Zhong|
|https://www.ottawakiwanismusicfestival.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Bernice-Keenleyside-Trophy.pdf||Best Musicianship in Senior and Open Voice||Rebecca Shew|
|Evelyn Greenberg Trophy||Best Musicianship in Junior and Intermediate Voice||Alicia Miguelez|
|Lynn Anne Milsom Memorial Trophy||Best Musicianship in Winds||Sarah LeBlanc (Oboe)|
|Orpheus Society Trophy||Musical Theatre - Most Promising||Maëlys Wega|
|CBC Music in Schools Trophy||Winner of the CBC Music in Schools Invitational Competition||event not held in 2021|
To see the Performance Trophies awarded throughout the Festival – click here
To see the Performance Scholarships – click here