Proudly supporting the ongoing development of our members with $12,500 in scholarships since 2010!

Want to take an Orff Level Training, World Music Drumming, Kodaly or Feierabend Training? Pay for graduate studies? Attend a music education conference? FEMEA will award two $500 scholarships to members for use toward professional development of the members’ choices. Completed applications must be submitted by March 1, 2020.

Application Process:

  1. Download the 2020 Scholarship Application as a reference to gather your information.
  2. Complete the application online here: Janice Lancaster Scholarship Application 2020
  3. Email any questions you have to Lesleigh Howard-Zeno at
Year Recipient Activity
2010 Zadda Bazzy Doctoral Studies
2011 Alison Beck Orff Level I
2011 Elizabeth Haulman Green Viva la Musica Vegas
2012 Chad Walters Orff Level II
2012 Margaret McLearn Kalani's DCM
2012 Kathryn Jurado World Music Drumming
2014 Erin Hemond Orf Level 2
2014 Katie Grace Miller Orff Level 2
2012 Kathryn Jurado World Music Drumming
2014 Lindsay Roney Orff Level 2
2014 Lindsay Blanc World Music Drumming
2014 Steve Florio World Music Drumming
2015 Marcha Perry Juday Kodaly Level I
2015 Brian Meisenburg World Music Drumming
2016 Ernesta Chicklowski Joy of Singing
2016 Anthony Ciotti World Music Drumming
2017 Barbara Sullivan World Music Drumming
2017 Lisa Munoz-Zeller Orff Level 1
2017 Shaun Bennett Ellie Mannette Festival of Steel
2017 Kathryn Pelletier James Hill Ukulele Initiative
2017 Rosalie Lathers Joy of Singing
2018 Rainy Barton Orff Level 1
2018 Michelle King Orff Level 1
2019 Katie Nadolny Orff Level 2
2019 Tara Sperry Orff Level 2

Congratulations to 2019 Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship awardees:

Katie Nadolny, Pineapple Cove Classical Academy in Brevard County will be attending Orff Schulwerk Level II at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.

Tara Sperry, Challenger Elementary in Broward County will be attending Orff Schulwerk Level II at Florida International University in Miami, FL.