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04/03/2018

Andrew Morales Scholarship Application and GoFundMe Account

Andrew Morales Scholarship Application for Senior Band Members

Per the Dublin Music Boosters: Andrew Morales passed away on March 5, 2018, after he lost consciousness during a band practice and was taken to Dublin Methodist Hospital where they tried to revive him. Andrew loved music and was passionate about academics as well. In his memory, his family began raising funds for a scholarship for a student who will be attending a university with plans to continue participation in music.

The scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who exemplifies Andrew’s commitment and love for marching band and academics.

Criteria: Personal statement...what marching band has meant to you. Please include the university you plan to attend, your major that has been selected, your GPA (above 3.75 weighted) and your intention to participate in music. Please include a concise personal statement limited to one page.

The intent is to provide financial assistance for post­secondary education. Eligibility criteria includes: at least one year involvement in Dublin Coffman Marching Band, graduation from Dublin Coffman High School with weighted GPA above 3.75, pursuing a post­secondary degree with plans to continue involvement in music.

One scholarship of an amount to be determined will be awarded to a qualified recipient in 2018. Pending outcome of contributions to the scholarship fund, additional awards may be distributed in 2019, 2020, and 2021. Potentially, these students would have been personally impacted by Andrew. Scholarship selection is not based on need but need may be taken into consideration. 

Click Here for:  Scholarship Application

Andrew Morales Scholarship - GoFundMe

Information for Andrew Morales Memorial Scholarship GoFundMe page: https://www.gofundme.com/andewmoralesmemorialscholarship

Please feel free to copy the link and share on your personal profiles. Donations will be accepted until April 27, 2018.

Important Dates:

OMEA Large Group Adjudicated Event (State Contest for Symphonic Band)
April 20 

Spring Concert Band Concert
May 87:00pm
 
1st Marching Band Rehearsal for 2018-19
May 14
7:00 - 8:30pm
DCHS

Pre-Camp 2018
July 30 - Aug. 3

Band Camp 2018
Aug. 5 - 11

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