Groth Music Scholarship opportunity

published 11/10/2016

Feb. 24, 2017

Richfield UMC (Minneapolis) has Chester E. and Marion D. Groth Scholarships available for tuition for the 2017-2018 school year. The purpose of this Fund is to award annual post-secondary scholarships for qualified students desiring to matriculate and pursue careers in music education, performance, or music therapy.

Scholarships will be awarded for tuition for the 2017-2018 school year.  Previous recipients are eligible to reapply for the scholarship for up to three additional years or until a Bachelor’s Degree is earned, whichever occurs first.  

These scholarships are made possible by the generous gift of Marion Groth on behalf of her husband, Chester. To be eligible to receive this scholarship, an applicant must:
• Be a graduating high school senior from a Minnesota high school;
• Be entering college as a freshman;

Applications must be received in the church office no later than noon, Friday, February 24, 2017. Applicants will be notified if invited to a finalist audition on March 18, 2017. 

For more information and an application form, please contact the church office at (612) 861-6086 or check the church website at: If you know of anyone that might be interested in this scholarship, please encourage them to apply.

Contact: Nancy Dierauer

Sponsor: Richfield United Methodist Church

Phone: 612-861-6086



Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058