The Justin Veatch Fund will award its seventh annual music scholarships in June, 2015 to graduating high school seniors planning further study in music. In 2015 for the first time there will be four $1,000 scholarships for eligible students in the greater Yorktown, NY area. The awards honor the late Justin Veatch, the Yorktown High School senior who died of an accidental drug overdose in 2008. A downloadable application for the scholarship is available here and must be returned by April 30th.
The Justin Veatch Fund is a 501(c)3 organization and a recognized New York charity. In addition to the annual scholarships The Fund creates a variety of programs for talented musical teens including a two-day summer music workshop held in August. We also sponsor annual concerts which have featured headliners like Bernie Williams & his All Star Band and Livingston Taylor.