Arts council offers piano camp scholarships


BENNINGTON — The Bennington Area Arts Council is offering scholarships to regional youth interested in participating in this year's Summer Sonatina piano camp held in Old Bennington.

Youth from 7 to 16 years old with all levels of piano ability will be considered eligible for the scholarship, according to a press release from the council. Those applying for the scholarship must live within a 100-mile radius of Bennington.

A panel consisting of five local volunteers will review and approve the applications, awarding scholarships to "the most passionate and deserving individuals." The scholarship is funded by Sonatina alumni and community members.

Applicants can visit to fill out the application online or download a paper copy. Applications must be submitted by April 1.

Sonatina International Piano Camps is celebrating its 50th year of providing programs for all ages and abilities. For more information about the programs offered at Sonatina visit



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