The Justin Veatch Fund will award its eighth annual music scholarships in June, 2016 to graduating high school seniors planning further study in music. For the second year in a row there will be four $1,000 scholarships for eligible students in the greater Yorktown, NY area. The awards honor the late Justin Veatch, a Yorktown High School senior who died of an accidental drug overdose in 2008. A downloadable application for the scholarship is available below and must be returned by April 22nd.
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 year round music workshops. We also sponsor annual concerts which afford the opportunity for talented teen musicians to open for featured headliners like Bernie Williams & his All Star Band and Livingston Taylor.