Sponsored by the New Jersey Chapter of
The National Association of Teachers of Singing (NJNATS)

Doris Lenz was a dedicated NJNATS voice teacher, who took special pride and pleasure in teaching high school singers. In her memory, this scholarship was established to support serious high school students of singing who participate in summer vocal music programs.

Scholarships of $300 are available for the Summer of 2017.

EligibilityApplicants can be New Jersey or Pennsylvania residents completing grades 9 through 12 in Spring 2017, and studying voice privately with a teacher who is a New Jersey NATS member.

Deadline – May 1, 2017 Scholarship winner(s) will be notified by email and USPS by June 1, 2016.

Application Requirements

    Your name and address


    Resume or list of your singing activities to date

    The specific summer program(s){names and addresses} you will be attending during Summer 2017

    Scholarship money will be mailed directly to the summer program

    Short essay (one or two paragraphs) telling us your goals as a singer, and the reason you are requesting an NJ NATS Scholarship

    Short letter of recommendation from your NJNATS teacher

Send all requested application information to:

or hard copies via USPS to

Robin Massie, Doris Lenz Scholarship Committee
Westminster Choir College
Rider University
101 Walnut Lane
Princeton, NJ 08540-3819

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