NYO Canada will award ten orchestra members an Award of Excellence valued at $5,000. These awards are intended for the most advanced students who will most likely hold section leadership positions. Any student applying to NYO Canada is eligible.
Students will need to prepare the regular audition repertoire as well as an additional award excerpt, if so requested in the audition packet.
If you would like to be considered for this Award of Excellence, you must indicate this on the application form. At the end of the application process, you will be prompted to submit the following:
Please combine these materials into one pdf file before you start your application online.
Save the pdf file with the following title format:
Example of your pdf document name: John Doe.pdf
Award of Excellence recipients will be notified upon their acceptance in the orchestra. Awards will be distributed in the Fall of 2019 upon successful completion of the NYO Canada program (including adherence to all NYO Canada rules, policies, and Code of Conduct).