Wilson Memorial Award


For High School Seniors

The award of $600 is given in memory of Charles and Lucille Wilson of Nampa, Idaho

Audition by online digital video recording

Application deadline: March 3, 2023
Recording submission deadline: April 1, 2023

Awards Chairman: Juli Draney, 708 S Beach St, Boise, ID 83705

Email: julidraneystudio@gmail.com

  1. The award is granted to a student to further his/her music education as a music major or minor, for music lessons, and/or classes, or in other music fields such as music therapy. The award is to be used by the student during his/her coming freshman year at a college of his/her choice.

  2. Applicant must be a member of an Idaho junior music club. An applicant may become a member by paying $13 dues as an individual Junior member. Make check payable to IFMC.

  3. Applicants must adhere to the requirements stated on the separate sheet, Wilson Memorial Award Performance Requirements, and AT LEAST ONE PIECE MUST BE MEMORIZED.

  4. Application fee is $25. Send check payable to Idaho Federation of Music Clubs along with application form. No refunds.

  5. Mail completed application form (available on website) along with a check for the application fee by March 3, 2023 to the awards chairman: Juli Draney, 708 S Beach St, Boise, ID 83705.

  6. Upload a digital recording of your audition repertoire by April 1, 2023 to YouTube and email the YouTube link to the awards chair. Recordings must include audio as well as video and be a single, continuous take of the entire audition repertoire with no editing or recording manipulation. A signed statement of compliance that the applicant’s submitted recording meets the criteria is also required. The statement to sign can be found on the website and should be emailed along with the YouTube link.

  7. Judges are free to declare “no winner” in any category if not enough points have been received. The judges have the right to declare a tie.

Wilson Memorial Award Performance Requirements (PDF)

Wilson Memorial Award Application (PDF)

Statement of Compliance (PDF)