Scholarships

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The Scholarships the Omicron Chapter offers...

The Omicron Chapter is also proud to sponsor three scholarships throughout the academic year. Two of these scholarships are offered for marching band members in the fall, the Andrea Smith Memorial Scholarship for freshmen and the Dr. Frank “Doc” Stevens Memorial Scholarship for four-year seniors. In the spring semester, the Don Wilcox Concert Band Scholarship is available to any member of the Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, or Concert Band.

 

Marching Band Scholarships

Andrea Smith Memorial SCHOLARSHIP

Description: The Andrea Smith Memorial Scholarship is presented to an outstanding freshman marching band member. This scholarship was created in honor of a member of the band who passed away in the early 1990's. The freshman is chosen on the basis of many of the outstanding characteristics that Andrea Smith herself possessed: respect, dedication, leadership, and pride.

To be applicable: You must be currently enrolled in the WVU Marching Band and must be a Freshman

Amount: $500

 

Dr. Frank "Doc" Stevens Memorial SCHOLARSHIP

Description: The Frank "Doc" Stevens Memorial Scholarship is named to honor a longtime friend and announcer of the Pride of West Virginia. This award is presented to a four-year senior member of the marching band who has exhibited leadership, devotion, and of course, Pride.

To be applicable: You must be currently enrolled in the WVU Marching Band and must be a 4 year Senior

Amount: $1000

 

Concert Ensemble Scholarships

Don Wilcox Concert Band Scholarship

The Don Wilcox Scholarship is presented to an outstanding musician who is enrolled in either the WVU Wind Symphony, WVU Symphonic Band, and/or WVU Concert Band.

To be applicable: You must be currently enrolled in either the WVU Wind Symphony, WVU Symphonic Band, and/or WVU Concert Band

Amount: $500