Dr. Charles C. Hirt Scholarship for Professional Development

Vision for the Future Fund
Dr. Charles C. Hirt Scholarship for Professional Development*

This scholarship award of up to $1,500 will be given to support a professional member’s (non-student) attendance at one of America’s nationally recognized conducting workshops. Although attendance at a specific workshop is not required, the CCDA Scholarship Committee will consider the level of the program when determining the award recipient.

Please see the following for more information:

Who is eligible?

  • Any professional (non-student) member in good standing

What activity is supported by the funds?

  • Any workshop or program of study in advanced conducting
  • The workshop should be nationally recognized for musical and artistic excellence
  • The attendee must participate as an active conducting participant in the program

How do I apply?

  • Complete the online application below.
  • Besides your personal information and essay, you will also be asked to submit
    • A current resume
    • Two letters of recommendation

When is the application deadline?

  • July 1, 2021


* All of the funds for this award are provided by CCDA’s Vision for the Future Scholarship. If you wish to contribute to the Vision for the Future Scholarship, you can do so online! Please visit the following page to make your gift: http://calcda.org/vision-for-the-future/.