Youth Scholarship

SPAH Youth Scholarship Application
to attend the 2018 SPAH Convention in St. Louis, Missouri, August 14-18


The SPAH Youth Committee will make several awards to suitable applicants to attend the 2018 SPAH convention in St. Louis, Missouri. Awards will cover rooming costs at the SPAH convention hotel for the nights of Tuesday, August 14, through Saturday, August 18, and will include convention registration for each award recipient.

Applicants must be 21 years old or younger. Each award recipient will be expected to perform at the convention and will be required to contribute some of his or her time to support SPAH Youth activities at the convention. This might include selling raffle tickets for prizes at the Saturday night banquet and show, or staffing the Youth information table. 

Harmonica players interested in applying should download and complete the application form. Applicants must also submit a sample of their playing along with the application. Priority will be given to applicants who have not been selected previously, but all applicants are welcome!

Applications should be submitted by email to by May 15, 2018. Recipients of the SPAH Youth Scholarship for the 2018 Convention will be selected by the SPAH Youth Committee and notified by June 1.