Helen Schneyer Memorial Scholarship Application
(deadline: March 1 of each year; awards made by March 15)

This is a $300 scholarship to be applied to folk music lessons. Scholarship money will be awarded in the form of a voucher to a teacher of the recipient’s choice, as approved by the Mad Folk Scholarship Committee. In the spirit and mission of Mad Folk, this scholarship is designed to provide an opportunity for applicants of any age to increase their appreciation for and performance of folk music.

Full Name

Email Address:



Mailing address:





Teacher's Name:


Please provide a short statement on why you should be considered for a Mad Folk Scholarship. This should be a paragraph or two telling why you want to learn, how this study will help you improve, what is your goal in learning this particular instrument to become a better folk musician.