New Scholarship in Organ or Conducting

The Duet Club of Hamilton announces a Conducting or Organ Scholarship with the value of $500.00 to be awarded to a student under 30 years living or studying in the Greater Hamilton area. Applications close May 30, 2022. Download the application form here.

Marion Fair Vocal Bursary

The Duet Club of Hamilton announces the Marion Fair Vocal Bursary for 16 years and under and valued at $500.

Applications close on April 15th and the Bursary will be awarded on April 30, 2022.

Please see the application for full details.

2021 Duet Club Scholarships

$500       Flora Everett Memorial Scholarship (level 10 Voice) 

  • Ella Boich

$500      Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship (Levels 9, 10, ARCT)  

  • Olivia Gallant

$500       Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship (Levels 7 or 8)

  • Sophia Korz

$500       Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship (Levels 5 or 6)

  • Ethan Sebastiampillai

$400      Ellen Ambrose Scholarship (Level 10 Piano)

  • Ryan Yu

$400       Margaret Davis Scholarship (Level 8 Piano) 

  • Elsa Ren

$400       Helen Livingston Scholarship (Level 8 Strings) 

  • Hanah Kim Jang

$350     Maresa Foden Award (Most Promising Voice Age 12-16) 

  • Kaitlyn Rebecca Powell

$300       Duet Club Scholarship (Music Theatre Post Secondary, Age 17-18) 

  • Paige LeBlanc

$400      Duet Club Scholarship (Woodwinds)

  • Not Awarded

2019 Winners of the 79th Annual Scholarship Awards

Nine scholarships were awarded on May 11th, 2019 in cooperation with the Hamilton Music Festival. Two were awarded directly through The Duet Club of Hamilton for a total of 11 Youth in Music Scholarships.

Thank you to all who submitted applications and congratulations to the winners in each category.

Join us at our season opening concert on Sunday, September 29th, 2019 for Scholarship Winners in Concert @ 2:30pm in the sanctuary of Melrose United Church to hear some of these wonderfully talented musicians.


2019 Scholarship Winners:

Ellen Ambrose Memorial Scholarship — Level 10 Piano

  • Angela Ye

Margaret Davis Scholarship — Level 8 Piano

  • Ryan Yu

Flora Carey Everett Memorial Scholarship — Level 10 Voice with Theory

  • Amber Sellars

Maresa Foden Memorial Scholarship — Most Promising Voice, 

  • Bailey Pringle

Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship — Level 5 – 6

  • Antonio Kappos

Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship — Level 7 – 8

  • Sophia Korz

Joan Heels Vocal Scholarship — 9, 10, ARCT

  • Jamal Al Titi

Helen Livingston Memorial Scholarship — Level 8 Strings

  • Jayden Lee

Duet Club Scholarship — Woodwinds

  • Darren Sun

Duet Club Scholarship — Musical Theatre Post-Secondary, ages 17 – 18

  • Dante Pietrangeli

Rhena McIlroy Memorial Scholarship — Choral

  • Hamilton District Christian High School Choir