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Deadline Approaching: Carnets Play the World Scholarship for Conference

Corporation for International Business, a League business partner, is still accepting applications for its Play the World Scholarship Program. Executive directors, general managers, and operations managers are eligible to receive $500-$600 scholarships to assist recipients with the costs of attending the League's 2014 Conference.

Details of the Carnets Play the World Scholarship are:

•    The scholarship is available to general managers, operations managers and executive directors from League member orchestras.
•    Awards are given to orchestras with a history of international touring or that have an international tour scheduled for a future date. An orchestra and individual recipient are not eligible for the scholarship more than once every 5 years.
•    The scholarship is for the League of American Orchestra Conference registration fees or comparable travel expenses.
•    Scholarship recipients agree to:
*    provide CIB with a copy of their League Conference Registration form following notification of the award
*    provide a brief (3-5 sentences) written summary of the benefits of attendance at Conference, and pick up their scholarship check at the event
•    Orchestras are also eligible for an additional $250 cash (or equivalent) prize if they receive an ATA Carnet and Carnet bond from CIB for an international tour within 12 months of the 2014 League Conference.

Deadline is June 1–so apply now!

Posted May 21, 2014

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