Special Scholarship Applications


 ♦ Music Scholarships ♦ Education/Exchange Program Scholarships ♦ 

 ♦ Athletic Scholarships ♦ Labor Scholarships ♦ 

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Veterinary and Space Camp Scholarships ♦ 

Instructions for the completion of the special application at the top of the form and are NOT REQUIRED to complete a College Financial Aid Report to be considered eligible. 

Note: If you apply for special scholarships, you can still apply for the general scholarships as well.

Caution: Applications in PDF format can be typed on the screen but CANNOT BE SAVED. Make sure you print out your application before closing. 

Music scholarships

Common Music Application

This application includes the Rob Buck Memorial Music Scholarship, Emily Harrington Crane Scholarship, Ruth E. Munson Music Scholarship, Pauline N. Marlett Memorial Scholarship, Russell Germaine, Sr. Music Scholarship, Lory T. Ventura Musica Education Scholarship and Sarita Hopkins Weeks Excellence in Music Scholarship. Please review the application, follow the directions and determine which scholarships for which you are eligible.

Deadline is May 1st.



Helga Hulse Mozart Club Music Scholarship Fund

This award will assist students with the costs of music instruction. Applicant must show promise, as well as academic and vocational achievement. Applicant may be of any age and must reside in Chautauqua County.


Deadline is May 1st.

R. Richard Corbin Memorial Fund

This award will assist students with the cost of instruction in music with an emphasis in piano, organ, musical theatre or music education. Applicant must show strength of character and artistic involvement. Applicant may be of any age attending or have attended Jamestown, Falconer, Frewsburg,Bemus Point, or Southwestern School Districts. 


Deadline is May 1st.

Ruth S. Dodds Memorial Music Scholarship Fund

This award will assist students of any age with music related instruction, education or training.  Applicants may be of any age.  Region eligible:  Jamestown, Falconer, Frewsburg, Maple Grove and Southwestern School Districts.

Deadline is May 1st.

Elizabeth Warner Marvin Music Scholarship

This award is for education and training in music. Applicants must reside in the Jamestown School District and be a student in grades K-11. 

Deadline is May 1st.

Bill and Linda Knight Brass Scholarship

This award is for private music lessons. Applicants must reside in the Jamestown School District and be band students in grades 6-11 with music ability, commitment to music study and financial need.

Deadline is May 1st.


Edward and Marie Russo Memorial Suzuki Scholarship

This award is for education and training in music. Applicants must study in a Suzuki program withing the City of Jamestown, be finished with Book I, and be a student in grades K-11. Applicants must also have attended one summer program, and participated in concerts and repertory groups.

Deadline is May 1st.

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Education/Exchange Program Scholarships

Southern Chautauqua County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship

Application for a Chautauqua County high school graduate attending college for the fields of elementary education or secondary education.

Deadline is March 15th.

Brenda Morrow Memorial Scholarship Fund

Application for assistance to Youth Exchange Students to foreign countries.

Deadline is March 15.

Kathy Kardish Wilson Memorial Educational Fund

Application for wives and mothers in a two-income household seeking to better themselves through education.

Deadline is June 1st.

Jamestown Sister City Affiliation Committee Scholarship in Memory of Margaret Hitchcock

Application for students or teachers in the Chautauqua Region who are planning educational experiences abroad or foreign students visiting the region for educational purposes.

Deadline is June 1st.

Herbert I.F. And Bonnelyn "Anne" Carlson Service Scholarship Applicaiton

Application for students who are active with one of the following churches; Hillcrest Baptist Church, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Jamestown, Zion Covenant Church in Jamestown or Sugar Grove Mission Covenant Church in Sugar Grove, Pa. 

Deadline is June 1st.

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Athletic Scholarships

Robert "Bobby" Guy Pollino II Memorial Scholarship Fund

Application for a JHS graduating senior who was on the varsity baseball team.

Deadline is May 15th.

Robert "Bobby" Guy Pollino II Memorial Scholarship Fund

Application for a JHS graduating senior who was on the varsity football team.

Deadline is November 1st.



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Labor Scholarships

Ben Spitale Memorial Labor Scholarship

Application for a student who is or has a parent or guardian who is a member, in good standing, of a union in the Jamestown Area Labor Council who is ambitious, industrious, has a sense of community and financial need.

Deadline is March 15th.

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Veterinary, Space Camp, and Aviation Scholarships

Chautauqua County Veterinary Medical Society Scholarship Fund

Application for assisting students studying for a career in veterinary science.

Deadline is June 1st.

Lucile M. Wright Air Museum Scholarship Fund

Application for assistance to attend the U.S. Space Camp.

Deadline is November 15th.

Paul Bridges/Chautauqua County 4-H Beef Program Scholarship Fund

Application for assisting students who have participated in the

Chautauqua County 4-H Beef Program.

Deadline is March 15th.

Bea and Bob McKenzie Aviation Scholarship Application

Application for Jamestown Community College Professional Piloting Program second year student

Deadline is September 15th.



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If you need any further assistance, please contact our Program Officer, Lisa Lynde, at 661-3394 or llynde@crcfonline.org.