Since 1998, the SVC has sponsored an annual music competition for talented students from age 12 through high school senior. Named in honor of the founding member of the volunteer organization for the ASO, the Lois Pickard Music Scholarship has awarded over $161,530 to winners in three competition categories. The 1st and 2nd place winners of each category perform at the annual luncheon
The Lois Pickard Competition is open to serious and gifted musician ages 12 to Senior in High School. Students of strings, brass, winds, percussion and piano are eligible to enter in one category only. Entrants must be legal residents of the United States and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi and Tennessee.
The Lois Pickard Music Scholarship Competition will be held January 2020. Information on entry guidelines to be published in late 2019.
For further information please call: Debbie Reid, 205.991.2712 or email: [email protected]