Attached is the application for the Murphy Scholarship for 2019-2020. This is a one of a kind scholarship. The recipient receives a year's worth of private lessons on their musical instrument or voice. Richards High School has had numerous recipients of this scholarship. You can click on the link below and scroll through the years and see for yourself how many Richards students have received a Murphy Scholarship.
I endorse this scholarship opportunity 100%. I only wish this scholarship had been around when I was young. The completed application is due April 30th. I have attached the application to this email and also will post it on the band website
I am more than happy to write a letter of reference for your student. This is my policy.You or your student needs to request by email for a letter of reference by April 15th. I will send a letter of reference directly to the scholarship committee by April 20th. All you have to do is fill out the application and send it in before the due date. Due date is April 30th
The link below lists the past scholarship winners. Please note there are many Richards students who have received a scholarship
Here is a link to the main website where you can also download the scholarship application
I hope many of you will give strong consideration and make an application for this scholarship. I think this is a wonderful opportunity for a high school musician to make great amount of progress on their musical instrument or voice.
HLR Band Director
HLR musicians selected for South Suburban Conference Band Festival 2019