Schadt Summer String Scholarships

The purpose of the Schadt Brothers String Summer Camp Scholarship Program is to provide opportunities for young string students in the Greater Lehigh Valley Region to experience concentrated instrumental study from outstanding teachers, coaches, and conductors, in a summer educational environment with other students in their age group. 

Students who audition for a scholarship will have the opportunity to apply for this scholarship every spring up to 18 years of age. Scholarship awards will be based upon artistic merit.  Awards will range from $50 - $500 depending upon the price and length of the camp.


AGE: Students up to age 18 or enrolled High School students as of the date of the audition

REGION: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon and Monroe Counties in Pennsylvania.  Warren County, New Jersey

INSTRUMENT: Students must perform on Violin, Viola, Cello or Bass

AUDITION: Students must attend and perform at their scheduled auditions.

CAMP ACCEPTANCE:  Students must show an acceptance letter from the music camp of their choice to receive the scholarship award. Scholarship payment will be made directly to the educational facility.

DEADLINE: Applications for a summer camp scholarship must be submitted by Friday, April 20, 2018.



DATE: Monday April 23, 2018 from 6:30-9:00pm

AUDITION TIME:  Audition times will be scheduled though email notification by Allentown Symphony Association staff. Students will be notified in advance of their audition time.  In order to quickly correspond with prospective students, please provide your email address and telephone contact information. Audition times are final.

LOCATION: Auditions will be held on stage at: 
Miller Symphony Hall
23 North Sixth Street
Allentown, PA 18101

REQUIREMENTS: One short piece of your choice (max. 10 min.) Music does not need to be memorized. Piece should be performed unaccompanied. 

JUDGES: The auditions will be judged by Music Director, Maestra Diane Wittry of The Allentown Symphony and two professional musicians.


Schadt Summer String Scholarship Auditions 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

Register HERE