Illinois Summer Youth Music Camp Scholarship Winners
The Guild of the Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra held virtual auditions and 26 Champaign County students in grades 5 through 11 submitted audition videos to a panel of three judges, who awarded ten $400 scholarships for students to attend the 2022 Illinois Summer Youth Music (ISYM) camp. Congratulations to these talented young musicians!
Apollo Breg – Baritone Saxophone; grade 5 at Edison Middle School
Emily Ge – Clarinet; grade 8 at Central High School
Daniel Lee – Cello; grade 7 at Next Generation School
Maggie Li – Violin; grade 10 at University Laboratory High School
Shinjian Song – Piano; grade 8 at Countryside School
Grace To – Flute; grade 10 at University Laboratory High School
Jeana To – Cello; grade 11 at University Laboratory High School
Firmiana Wang – Cello; grade 11 at University Laboratory High School
James Yan – Piano; grade 7 at Franklin Middle School
Jason Yan – Cello; grade 8 at University Laboratory High School
The Guild of the Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra is proud to provide scholarships every year to the Illinois Summer Youth Music (ISYM) camp. ISYM is a series of weeklong programs in June and July at the University of Illinois for talented young musicians from grades 6–12.
Each spring, the Guild holds scholarship auditions open to all Champaign County students. The Guild awards 5 partial-tuition scholarships for students grades 6–8 and 5 partial scholarships for senior high school students. All qualified students who play orchestral instruments (voice and acting entries are not eligible) and meet the eligibility requirements in the ISYM Application Form (available at isym.music.illinois.edu/apply/index.php) may audition for a scholarship.
To learn more, please contact Guild member Paula Jones at (217) 352-8868 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tax-deductible donations support the continuation of ISYM scholarships and In-School programs.