Sylvia Gafvert Stubblebine Scholarship

Scholarship Description

For students of any age from the Worcester area to study instrumental classical music.  Requires an audition with Music Worcester. Finalists must perform a movement from a concerto or a work from the standard classical repertoire, 5-7 minutes in duration on an orchestral instrument or piano.  Students provide their own accompanist, if needed.


To receive 99% of our scholarships, you MUST live in Worcester County, Massachusetts.  All of our scholarships are awarded for full-time enrollment in an undergraduate 2- or 4-year degree program at an accredited college or university. If you already have a Bachelor’s Degree, you are not eligible for our scholarships. Using information from the scholarship application, foundation staff match all applicants with the scholarships for which they are eligible. 70% of our scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors. Both high school seniors and current college students are eligible for the remaining 30% of our awards.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,


Num Awards: Varies

Min Award:

Max Award: 1000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Greater Worcester Community Foundation
370 Main Street Suite 650
Worcester, MA 01608

Contact Person: Scholarship Coordinator

Phone: 508-755-0980 x 116

Fax: 508-755-3406