Ruth K. Jacobs Memorial Scholarship Program in USA and Canada

Each year, applications for the Ruth K. Jacobs Memorial Scholarship are accepted. All candidates must be attending college or university in the United States or Canada. Academic performance and interest in church music will be considered for selecting the winner. Entries are accepted by February every year.

Scholarship Description
Established in memory of Ruth Krehbiel Jacobs, founder of Choristers Guild, the Scholarship Fund provides financial aid to full-time students preparing for church music ministry. An applicant must be a junior, senior, or graduate student majoring in music, who holds choral music with children and youth as a primary interest. Scholarship grants are given on the basis of academic merit, interest in church music (especially children’s and youth choirs), and ministry of church music as a vocation.

Award Value
Up to $1500 per year.

Level and Area of Studies
College level in musical subjects.

Place of Study
In USA and Canada.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Be a Music Major with choral church music as a primary interest.
  • Be registered as a junior, senior, or graduate student in an accredited university.
  • Be registered as a full-time student
  • Demonstrate talent and leadership ability and promise of future in church music.

Applicants’ Nationality
The U.S citizens are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
see the link below.

Submission Deadline
You may expected the deadline in February annually.

Website and Application Link