String Scholarship 2023-24 Winners

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra String Scholarship Auditions

Application Deadline: Friday, May 3, 2024

Auditions Date: Saturday, May 11, 2024

Time/Location: Leithold Music | 116 4th Street S: 9:00am-Noon

Announcement: String Scholarship Winners Informed by May 20, 2024


  • 10-minute audition
  • 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 homeschooled students are encouraged to audition
  • Scholarship funds are available to young violinists, violists, cellists, and bassists.
  • The online application below must also be filled out and submitted.
  • Awarding will be based on musicianship, interpretation, tone, rhythmic accuracy, intonation, technique, and the written paragraph and financial need

La Crosse Symphony Orchestra String Scholarship

Winners Receive

  • $300 towards private lessons with a La Crosse Symphony Orchestra Musician
  • 2 Complimentary full season tickets to the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
  • 50% off tuition for those also accepted into a La Crosse Youth Symphony performing group
  • One Boys and Girls Club participant will receive a full scholarship for their lessons (only a student enrolled in lessons at BGC can apply for this scholarship)

For more information please call 608.783.2121 - or email us at [email protected]