If you’re a college-level string player who has the passion to pursue music as your career, this news is for you! Strings Magazine is calling for applicants for its annual Strings Magazine Edith Eisler Scholarship Award of $3,000.




To qualify for the scholarship, you must:

  • Play violin, viola, cello, or bass.
  • Submit an application demonstrating financial need, academic merit, and a history of community service.
  • Provide two written references, including one from your current instrumental instructor or professor.
  • Answer the attached essay questions describing your passions and goals.


The scholarship is awarded based on the financial need, academic merit and community service. Preference is also given to applicants who intend to devote some or all of their professional energies to music education.

If a career in violin and music is what you’ve always wanted, apply for the Strings Scholarship Award today.

Application Deadline: 4 May 2012. 

Submit your application here!