San Fernando Valley Symphony Orchestra Scholarship Competition

A YouTube video competition intended to benefit music students of all instruments. 


Junior Division-Students through age 14 (on July 1)

1st prize-$100

2nd prize-$75

3rd prize-$50


Senior Division-

Ages 15 through 18 (on July 1)

1st prize-$200

2nd prize-$150

3rd prize-$100

•There will be an additional scholarship award of $100 presented to a student performing a composition by Maestro James Domine (music available at:

•Deadline for application and YouTube Video submissions, on-line applications, and application fee is Friday, January 11 at 11:59pm.

Application fees are:

$35-under 5 minutes 

$50-5 to under 10 minutes

$75-10-15 minutes   ($2 handling fee will be added to above amounts at checkout)

•Winners’ ceremony is Saturday, January 26th, 8:00pm, at SFVSO concert. All winners must be present at the Winners’ Concert in order to receive their awards. Each winner will receive two tickets to the January 26th concert.

•One select winner will be chosen at the judges’ discretion to be featured at the SFVSO January 26th concert.

•All scholarship applicants must complete and submit the application at the SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION link on the left hand side panel, and make payment at the bottom of this page.

Applications may also be found on the San Fernando Valley Symphony Orchestra Facebook page. 

*It is the student’s responsibility to submit YouTube videos of high quality.

For more information contact Joanna Ezrin, Competition Coordinator:

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