Schadt String Scholarships

Schadt String Scholarships provides financial support from $50-$500 to young string players of merit to experience concentrated instrumental student from outstanding teachers, coaches, and conductors in a structured educational environment.

Audition Information & Eligibility


Submission Deadline - Tuesday, April 30, 2024


Requirements & Format


  • Students may submit any solo piece (etude, sonata, concert, etc.) that does not exceed seven minutes in length. 

  • Age: 4th grade to 12th grade students are eligible to submit auditions

  • Region: Student who live in Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, Pike, Schuylkill Counties (PMEA District 10) may submit.

  • Instruments: Students must perform on Violin, Viola, Cello, or Bass. Piano accompaniment is allowed in the submitted recordings.

  • We will accept videos only. You can share a URL link to a video via YouTube, shared file from a Google Drive, or other digital file sharing service. Music does not need to be memorized.

Submit applications here by April 30, 2024


Notification on May 15, 2024.