GORHAM — The 2011 Anne Gannett Scholarship Competition for music majors at the college level will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 11, in Corthell Hall, University of Southern Maine.
This biennial competition is open to residents of Maine (wherever they may be enrolled in school) and to nonresidents who study in Maine. Applicants must be sophomore or junior music majors in any accredited music schools, colleges or universities in Sept. 2011.
First prize will be $2,000; second prize $1,500; third prize $1,000. Additional prizes of $200 each for the top ranked performer in each of the following categories will be awarded: piano, organ, voice, strings, winds, musical theater and harp.
Interested applicants must apply by May 24. Contact Joyce Chaplin, Anne Gannett Competition Chair, 92 Raymond Road, Brunswick ME 04011 or 207-725-1125 to obtain the required application forms and competition requirements.