Are you continuing to serve your community, but could use some assistance?
Are you seeking financial assistance for a project that would positively impact the community and promote the Sorority?
The TBSAA offers grants to Association members in the following categories:
2017 TBSAA Grant:
Grant amount: $500
Application/proposal deadline: May 1, 2017
The 2017 grant recipient will be announced at the 2017 National Convention in Orlando!
[Recipient is not required to be present].
The 2016 TBSAA Grant recipient was Jennifer Villarreal, alumna of the Beta Zeta chapter at Stephen F. Austin State University.
Jennifer is the district flute instructor in Roma Independent School District in Texas, and teaches at Roma High School, Roma Middle School, and Ramiro Barrera Middle School.
Jennifer’s grant proposal sought to assist alleviate the cost of bringing a clinician to the district for the Fall 2016 Semester. Being 4 hours away from the closest metropolitan area, the Roma band program lacks in direct, regular contact with the available band professionals. The TBSAA’s grant will assist provide funding for a clinician to travel to South Texas and help her students become better musicians.
The 2015 TBSAA Grant recipient was Sarah Cox, alumna of the Epsilon Kappa chapter at UCLA. Sarah works with the Harmony Project, a non-profit music education organization in Los Angeles. As part of her grant proposal, Sarah plans to use the grant funding to help The Music Library and Instrument Tune-Up program supporting over 200 students who associated with the Harmony Project. The grant will go toward purchasing new sheet music & scores and repairing old & damaged instruments.