Applications are opening soon for the Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship. Please check back soon!

Want to take an Orff Level Training? World Music Drumming 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 February 25, 2018.

Application Process:

  1. Download the 2018 Scholarship Application as a reference to gather your information.
  2. Complete the application online here: Janice Lancaster Scholarship Application 2018
  3. Email any questions you have to Jennifer Sullivan 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

FEMEA is thrilled to announce our Janice Lancaster Professional Development Scholarship Winners for 2017:

Barbara Sullivan will be attending World Music Drumming Level 1 in Columbus, Ohio.

Lisa Munoz-Zeller will be attending Orff Level 1 at UCF in Orlando.

Shaun Bennett will be attending the Ellie Mannette Festival of Steel at West Virginia University.

Kathryn Pelletier will attend the James Hill Ukulele Initiative Teacher Certification Program in Toronto.

Rosalie Lathers will attend Joy of Singing in Atlanta.