College Scholarships


WBDI COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS are given annually to women enrolled in a
university music curriculum pursuing a degree in music education with the intention of becoming a band director.

Scholarship Chairperson
An’Cheyl Davis, ancheyl.davis@gmail.com

Scholarship Application

 

Send application to:
An’Cheyl Davis, Scholarship Chair
P.O. Box 3181
Cedar Hill, TX 75104


Volkwein Memorial Scholarship,
down arrow Sponsored by Mrs. Helene Volkwein


2015 - Kaela Dejong, University of South Dakota

2011 - Aubrey Elliot, AR

2010 - Rebekka Berlongieri, IL
2009 - Rachel Linsmeier, MI

2008 - Jennifer Brush, NJ

2007 - Karen Bertucci, CO

2006 - Sarah Robbins, IN

2005 - Melanie Black, GA

2004 - Katrina Davilis, KY

2003 - Kristie Lee Smith, MI

2002 - Sarah Seel, PA

2001 - not awarded

2000 - Valerie Brock, GA

1999 - Aerle Jones, GA

1998 - Christina Royer, IN

1997 - Erika Klabor, OH

1996 - Kathryn Strickland, FL

1995 - Heidi Olson, WI

1994 - Jana R. Gallaway, TX

1993 - Jane S. Barbe, NY
1992 - Charlene Goodrich, WI

1991 - Jill Brownfield, IN

1990 - Donna Cashman, VA

1989 - Marsha Anderson, MS

1988 - Susan Davidson, IN

1987 - Cathy Anderson, IN

1986 - J. Susan Riffle

1985 - Carolyn Byers, IN

1984 - Marsha Anderson, MS

1983 - Virginia Millstead

1982 - Margaret Stooksberry

1981 - Roberta Cochran

1980 - Nancy Jo Gregg

 

Martha Ann Stark Memorial Scholarship

down arrow Sponsored by Linda Moorhouse and Frank Wickes

 

2014 - Kara Bader, Iowa State University

2011 - Emily Jones, IL

2010 - Courtney Baker, NE
2009 - Emily Stuart, NY
2008 - Elizabeth Teucke, NY
2007 - Alanna Tate, SC
2006 - Debra Traficante, FL
2005 - Sarah Ayala, TX
2004 - Katherine Corbett, TX
2003 - Elizabeth Wills, KY
2002 - Christine Larson, IA
2001 - Allison Solbert, OR
2000 - Laura Johnson, WA
1999 - DeLeigh Pearce, GA
1998 - Pamela Joy Wright, GA
1997 - Sara Bauer, TX

 

Charlotte Plummer Owen Memorial Scholarship

down arrowSponsored by Susan Bisiri


2015 - Mallary McGahee, Georgia Southern University
2014 - Mollie Host, Marywood University

2011 - Dana Arbaugh, NY

2010 - Kristin Stauffer, MD
2009 - Emily Pecoraro, NY
2008 - Dana Chicoine, IL
2007 - Anna Hall, NE
2006 - Alison Thigpen, SC
2005 - Angela Collier

 

Gladys Stone Wright Memorial Scholarship
down arrow Sponsored by Gladys Stone Wright


2015 - Amanda Siwek, Ohio University
2014 - Dawn E. Wilson, Howard University

2011 - Sarah Keene, UT

2010 - Courtney Clevenger WV
2009 - Tatiana Romanko, KY
2008 - Amy Rischling, NE
2007 - Alexandra Schifler, IL
2006 - Danielle Miller, OR
2005 - Nichole Shrum
2004 - Stephanie Silosky, IL
2003 - Elizabeth Woton, IN
2002 - Kristin Gottleib, MD
2001 - Christie Manning, DE
2000 - Stephanie Wouters, FL
1999 - Jamie Mellen, IN
1998 - Roberta Ritter, MI
1997 - Susan Nye, AL
1996 - Kelly L. Fritz, NY
1995 - Holly Bringman, MI


Helen May Butler Memorial Scholarship
down arrow Sponsored by Dr. Patricia Backhaus

 

2007 - Kristin Pauley, IL
2006 - Erin Young,
2005 - Megan Counts, AL
2004 - ElizaBeth Shields, NY
2003 - Kristin Barnett, MI
2002 - Sarah Deters, WV
2001 - Casey Johnson, TX
2000 - Rebecca Phillips, FL
1999 - Nicole O’Neill, MS
1998 - Jennifer Edelblute, OK
1997 - Jennifer Wheeler, IN
1996 - Kessoe Giel-Mem Tan, Singapore
1995 - Kimberly Archer, FL

 

Kathryn Siphers Memorial Scholarship
down arrow Sponsored by Patricia Garren
2002 - Sara Frazier, CO
2001 - Kelly Zeman, WI
2000 - Kristie Smith, LA
1999 - Kristen Keeley, VA
1998 - Andrea Templet, LA
1997 - Kathleen Bailey, NY
1996 - Angela Rhodes, AR
1995 - Christina Thompson, IN
1994 - Joy Barnes Grimsely, GA
1993 - Heather Embrey, VA
1992 - Jodi Voss, WI
1991 - Aimee Brite, KS
1990 - Kristin Rigstad, MD
1989 - Amy Marie Zedan, LA
1988 - Kimberly Blue, MO
1987 - Louanna H. Bishop, NC

 

Patricia Garren Scholarship in memory
of Kathryn Siphers and Lorraine Parris

down arrow Sponsored by Patricia Garren

 

2011 - Anne Jundt, SD

2010 - Ashley Martin, OH
2009 - Kristi Fowler, NC
2008 - Lauren Denney Wright, FL
2007 - Jennifer Cloughly, NC

 

Paula Thornton Scholarship
down arrow Sponsored by Bucholz Band Alumni


2010 Amanda Peterson, IL

2009 - Melissa Lane, MI
2008 - Molly Morton, OH

2007 - Melanie Driscoll, FL

 

Ladies of the Podium Scholarship in memory of Kathy Schmidt
down arrow Sponsored by Betty Jo Schmidt

2011 - Jennifer Kashiwakura, IL

2010 - Kimberly Donovan, SC

2009 - Tonya Mitchell, IN
2008 - Kirsten Cummings, WA

2008 - Kate Lynhous, IL
2008 - Rebecca Rosales, TX
2007 - Laura Reardon, OH

 

down arrow Diane Gorzycki Memorial Scholarship


2011 - Caitlin Philips, NY

2010 - Sarah Deanna Williams, IL
2009 - Victoria Allcock, TX

2008 - Whitney Vincel, NC

 

down arrow Barbara Lovett Memorial Scholarship


2015 - Sarah Marie Schmidt, University of South Dakota
2014 - Alison Anchors, TX