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La Crosse Symphony Orchestra String Scholarship Auditions


  • Past Scholarship recipients are welcome to apply if it has been one or more years since last receiving the LSO Scholarship
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a public or private school in the greater La Crosse Geographic area. Home schools or home schooled students are encouraged
  • Scholarship funds available to young violinists, violists, cellists and bassists.
  • A ten-minute audition with the requirements as described below
  • Awardment will be based on musicianship, interpretation, tone, rhythmic accuracy, intonation, technique, and the written paragraph and financial need

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra String Scholarship

  • $300 towards private lessons with a La Crosse Symphony Orchestra Musician, which is equivalent to half of the tuition for ten 60-minute lessons per semester – the student/parent is responsible for the other half.
  • The Boys and Girls Club scholarship is a full $600 scholarship (only a student enrolled in lessons at BGC can apply for this scholarship).
  • 50% tuition scholarship to participate in one of the La Crosse Youth Symphony Orchestra’s performing groups for the 2020-2021 Season if you are accepted from the audition.
  • 2 Complimentary full season tickets to the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra

String Scholarship Application

String Scholarship Form