Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship Fund in Memory of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter

The Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship in Memory of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter was established in 1999 to assist individuals in furthering their music studies at an accredited college or university. The scholarship was established in honor of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter, who died in 1996. She was known as an accomplished musician, author, editor and composer whose compositions have been played throughout the United States.

Students must be enrolled full time at Wright State University, University of Dayton, Central State University, Sinclair Community College, Wilberforce University, Wittenberg University or Cedarville University
Sophomores and juniors who will have earned sufficient credit hours to be classified as juniors or seniors in the upcoming fall who have a minimum 3.0 overall GPA and a minimum 3.5 GPA in music courses and are registered as a “Music Major” as defined by the college/university the applicant is attending

Up to $500.00
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write a brief essay describing your personal goals and explaining why you have chosen to major in music (maximum two pages, typed, double spaced, 12 point font).
  2. Please provide the name and email address for three letters of recommendation from music faculty, one of which must be from an instructor from a major area of study.
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