Dutchess County Music Educators Association

Community Scholarships

Camerata Chorale:  Ted Greene Music Education Scholarship 

One award per year, generally $500-$1,000.  Available to high school seniors in Dutchess County who plan to pursue a career in music or music education.

Community Foundations of Dutchess County

Numerous music and education scholarships are available through the Community Foundations of Dutchess County.  Some specific music and music education scholarships to look for:

  • Alexander Cervone Scholarship
  • Bret Alan Frattellone Scholarship
  • Charles S. North Scholarship for Music
  • Maria E. McCarthy Ringwood Memorial Scholarship
  • Melissa Gleichenhaus Choral Leadership Scholarship
  • Stephanie D. Brown Memorial Scholarship

Crane School of Music Scholarships

Visit the Crane School of Music website for specific awards.

Dutchess County Retired Teachers Association

Two awards per year, generally $1,000 each.  Available to high school seniors in Dutchess County who plan on pursing a teaching career.  Interested applicants should contact Doris Kelly at for more information.

Stringendo Orchestra School of the Hudson Valley

Stringendo offers need-based scholarships to attend their orchestra, fiddle and summer camp programs.

SUNY Potsdam Alumni Association

Minimum $1,000 award to a child, grandchild or parent of a SUNY Potsdam graduate.

SUNY Fredonia Alumni Association

Awarded to a child or grandchild of a SUNY Fredonia alumni.