Scholarships


RamBand Scholarship

scholarship.jpgEach year, the Central Dauphin Band Boosters present scholarships to deserving RamBand seniors.  Seniors may apply for one or more of six non-renewable scholarships.

General Eligibiltiy Requirements

  • The student must be a Senior and presently a member of the RamBand.
  • The student must be an active, contributing member of the RamBand, participating (as applicable) not only in daily classes but also in concerts, solo performances, ensembles, and competitions (i.e., Winter Guard, Indoor Percussion Ensemble, etc.). 
  • As a general rule, the student must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 80% as of the second quarter of senior year.  The Band Director may at his discretion based upon a student's accomplishments in music and band leadership, consider applicants a cumulative grade point average of less than 80%. 
  • A letter of acceptance or a copy of the signature page of the student's application for admission should accompany the scholarship application. If these are not available, attach whatever documentation you feel demonstrates your intent to attend a college or university (i.e., a personal letter describing your situation). Proof of full-time enrollment from an accredited college/university must be submitted by no later than July 1st of the year of graduation from Central Dauphin to receive scholarship funds.
  • Comlete the scholarship application form (click here). Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1st.
  • The RamBand Scholarships will be named and presented at the annual Band Banquet.  The Band Boosters will release funds only upon demonstration of all the requirements noted above by the award designee .
  • Failure to meet the requirements of the scholarship award will result in the monies being returned to the Central Dauphin Band Boosters Association

Award Specific Requirements

Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$500

 

  • 3 year member
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Respectful
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
  • Marching Band
  • Concert Band
  • Jazz Band

 

Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$500

 

  • 3 year member
  • Jazz Band
  • Mrching Band
  • Concert Band
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$200

 

  • 3 year member
  • Play instrument
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Respectful
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
  • Marching Band
  • Concert Band
Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$200

 

  • 3 year member
  • Jazz Band
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
  • Jazz Band
  • Marching Band
  • Concert Band
Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$200

 

  • 3 year member
  • Bandfront member
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
  • Marching Band
  • Indoor Gaurd
Amount Requirements Preferred Consideration

$200

 

  • 3 year member
  • Helpful to Band Director
  • Prompt for events
  • Assist with loading and unloading
  • Pleasant personality
  • Appropriate conduct
  • Goes the "extra" mile
  • 4 year member
  • Marching Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Concert Band

Click here to see a list of  Scholarship Recipients.