Piano and Instrumental Arts Scholarship

Excelling in the instrumental arts requires patience, discipline and confidence. All styles of music, with children performing on all types of instruments including piano, strings, woodwinds, guitars, violins and percussion are welcome.

Scholarship Requirements

  • Applicant must be a graduating senior and must reside with a parent or legal guardian who is a legal resident of Carmel, Indiana.
  • The scholarship award winner must provide written proof of acceptance to a 4-year degree program at a college or university by May 30, 2016, in order to receive his/her scholarship award. Once this information is received, a check will be mailed to the scholarship winner shortly thereafter.


Applications for this year’s competition are available here and must be received by 4 February 2016.


The first place winner will receive a $2,500 Piano/Instrumental Scholarship, the second place winner will receive a $1,500 Piano/Instrumental Scholarship, and the third place winner will receive a $500 scholarship.


  • Date: 14 February 2016
  • Location: 575 W. Carmel Drive at Piano Solutions in Carmel
  • The Scholarship Competition will begin after the K-12 competitive/non-competitive performances conclude. Scholarship performers are advised to be ready to begin no later than 5:00 pm.


Our grateful thanks to Piano Solutions for once again underwriting the Piano and Instrumental Division.

Previous Winners:

Year 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place
2015 Oliver Shou Ari Brown Mark Mozina
2014 Julie Puckett Benjamin Huang
2013 Ann Mozina
2012 Lyndon Li Shaina Pan Keith Jost
2010 Pedram Navid
2008 Michelle Robinson
2007 Emily McGowan