The Saskatchewan Band Association, as well as friends and family of the late Beverley Shore, are honoured to award FOUR $300.00 music education scholarships this year in Bev’s memory.
Beverley Ann Shore was born on April 1, 1960 in Regina, Saskatchewan. She received her elementary, high school and university education in Regina, graduating in 1985 with a Bachelor of Music Education Degree. She taught in Watrous, Deloraine, Manitoba and Yorkton. Beverley’s devotion to her students was second to none.
Beverley was very active in the Saskatchewan Band Community. She was a Board Member and worked at several SBA Band Camps for over 20 years, always enjoying the opportunity to work with the students and staff. Beverley was also a valuable contributor to the local music festival and at the time of her death was President of the Yorkton Music Festival.
The SBA is pleased to award scholarships in honour of her memory.
The 2020 Beverly Shore Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to FOUR music education students who meet the following critiria:
Is a Saskatchewan student enrolled in their FIRST year of Music Education majoring in instrumental music education at the University of Regina or the University of Saskatchewan. Note: for U of S students, 1st year Music Ed may be in 2nd year University.
Was a Saskatchewan band student in a Saskatchewan high school band program
Can demonstrate that they made a significant contribution to their high school band program and are actively involved in their University Band and/or a Community Band.
Displays the qualities of Miss Shore, including generosity, compassion, love of music, and altruism.
Fully complete the online application form below
Include a short letter of recommendation from either the applicant's high school band director or university/community band director describing how the applicant has contributed to their Band program while displaying the qualities of Miss Shore, including generosity, compassion, love of music, and altruism.
The SBA Awards committee will review all applications and choose the recipients.
Deadline for applications EXTENDED: Submit Online no later than January 7, 2021.