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Betty F. Brown Awards for Instrumental Excellence

Sponsored by: The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County

Applicant must be a Bartholomew County resident who is a high school sophomore, junior or senior instrumentalist. Scholarships are determined by an instrumental competition conducted in February. Seniors compete for college scholarships and an invitation to audition with the Columbus Indiana Philharmonic. Sophomore and juniors compete for scholarships for private lessons or music camps.


Application Deadline January 10
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Contest
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $2,000
Min $500


Max 5
Min 1

Contact Information

Miranda Cross
Scholarship Manager
The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
538 Franklin Street
P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202 United States

Phone: (812) 376-7772
Fax: (812) 376-0051

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