The Kennedy Violins 2016 Instrument Scholarship Essay Contest is an exciting opportunity for us to reward dedicated violin and viola students in Oregon and Washington states with the gift of a free violin or viola! Each contestant may enter by submitting a two-page, double-spaced essay exploring the following question:
Who can apply?
The essay contest welcomes single entries (one essay per student) from elementary, middle, and high school viola and violin students in Oregon and Washington States. Spread the word, and invite your students, friends, and children to enter!
When do I apply?
Please submit entries by June 1st, 2016. By submitting you are confirming that all written material is original, and granting Kennedy Violins permission to print and/or publish winning essays.
What if I need a fractional instrument?
Size trade-ins are available for growing musicians!
How do I enter?
Please submit the following information by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to
Kennedy Violins Essay Contest
508 SE 117th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98683
- Instrument size
- Name of teacher (private and public, if applicable)
- And of course, the essay!
Questions? Contact us at 1-800-779-0242. We look forward to hearing from you!