All competitors must submit the following items to be considered. Based on the pre-screening items, a select group of candidates will be invited to perform and compete on-campus during the weekend of November 1-3, 2019.
Competitors must be current high school juniors (rising seniors) and plan to enter college during the fall of 2020. Preference will be given to applications submitted before September 15, 2019.
1. YouTube Video Audition: Please submit a link to your video with the rest of your application materials. The video must consist of a live performance of two pieces from two contrasting style periods as follows:
20th-21st Century (1920-present)
2. Unofficial high school transcript
3. Letter of reference from a music professional
4. Written essay following the prompt below:
As part of your application for the piano scholarship, the Music Program would like you to provide a short written essay so we can get to know you a little better and to help us support your application to Regis University. This essay is in addition to any other application materials you may be asked for by Regis University Admissions.
For the first part, please tell us about your background in music and why music is so special for you. Please provide some real-life examples.
For the second, part please tell us how you envision music continuing to play a part of your college education at a small Jesuit liberal arts college (and beyond).
Please limit your essay to two typewritten pages (or about 500-600 words).
Please submit all materials to firstname.lastname@example.org