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$20,000 in Scholarships and a Free Music Industry Education Program

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

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The Music Industry Education Program is scheduled for Saturday, September 21st at 1p.m. in the Mobile Civic Center Theater.

All area high school students are welcome. This FREE program offers students the opportunity to learn about the music industry and jam with professional musicians.

The BayFest Scholarship Program offers 20- $1,000 scholarships to public and private high school students in Mobile and Baldwin Counties for music education.
High school students must submit a completed application and a videotaped audition by Saturday, September 21. Submissions may be brought to the event at the Civic Center or sent via email. If any child needs assistance with this process, please give us a call!

Scholarship winners will be announced on a BayFest stage during the 2013 festival, which takes place October 4-6 in Downtown Mobile.

Scholarship winners will also benefit from a continued mentoring program formed by the BayFest Music Scholarship Program Committee members. The Committee volunteers and music professionals will be available to the students throughout the year as a resource.

BayFest, Alabama’s largest music festival brings family-friendly entertainment to Downtown Mobile October 4-6, 2013. At BayFest, there is something for everyone with multiple stages and continues music. BayFest is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation that has generated in excess of $350 million for the Mobile economy since its beginning in 1995.