Need-Sensitive Private Study/Instrument Upgrade Application

Applications are accepted throughout the year, with the following deadlines:

  • Deadline: July 19, 2024 | Review: Week of August 5, 2024
  • Deadline: October 11, 2024 | Review: Week of October 28, 2024
  • Deadline: February 14, 2025 | Review: Week of February 24, 2025
  • Deadline: April 25, 2025 | Review: Week of May 12, 2025

Applications must be complete by the deadline to be reviewed. Applications are considered complete when students submit their application, student essay, and teacher recommendation.

Private Study Scholarships

  • Students who attend school in and reside in Berks County are eligible.
  • Awards are determined by need level, and are eligible for renewal every six months.
  • Students may request teachers use RMF’s teacher recommendation form in lieu of a written recommendation.
  • Awards will not be paid retroactively.

Instrument Upgrade Scholarships

  • Students who attend school in and reside in Berks County are eligible.
  • Awards are determined by need level, with a maximum award level of $500
  • Students may request teachers use RMF’s teacher recommendation form in lieu of a written recommendation.
  • Awards will not be paid retroactively.

"*" indicates required fields

APPLICANT INFORMATION


Name*
Address*

TEACHER INFORMATION:


List private teacher's name if you’re taking private lessons, otherwise please list school music teacher.
Teacher's Name*
Teacher's Address

INFORMATION


Request Type*

FINANCIAL STATEMENT


To best assess your level of need, please select the option that best describes your family’s financial situation:

Other Required Documents

ATTACHMENTS


Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, txt, Max. file size: 5 MB.
Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, txt, Max. file size: 5 MB.

PERMISSIONS


Did your music teacher give you permission to apply for a RMF need-sensitive scholarship?*
Did your parents/guardian give you permission to apply for a RMF need-sensitive scholarship?*
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

SIGN UP FOR
OUR NEWSLETTER

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER