2008 Young Musician's Scholarship recipients announced

GRANTHAM, Pa. (Feb. 4, 2009)— The General Conference of the Brethren in Christ Church is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2008 Young Musician’s Scholarship. This year’s winners are Emily Barnett, of Five Forks BIC ( Waynesboro, Pa.); Will Baublitz, of New Life Community ( Carlisle, Pa.); Alyssa Wilson, of Houghton BIC ( Langton, ON); and Alyssa Weaver, of Refton ( Pa.) BIC.

The Young Musician’s Scholarship, which is awarded annually, provides $200 to four young church musicians interested in enhancing their musical gifts and abilities. In 2008, nine young musicians applied for the scholarship. Applicants are expected to be studying music and participating in the music program of their local congregation.

Applications for the 2009 Young Musician’s Scholarship will be sent to Brethren in Christ churches in September.

Young Musician's Scholarship recipient

Alyssa Wilson,
Houghton BIC Church (Langton, ON)

Young Musician's Scholarship recipient

Emily Barnett,
Five Forks BIC (Waynesboro, Pa.)