The Batavia Music Buffs offers a scholarship program to promote continuing music education to students and to recognize individual student achievement in the field of music.

Scholarships are awarded based on the scholarship policies and eligibility requirements set forth by the Batavia Music Buffs Executive Board and the District Music Directors.

Batavia Music Buffs proudly offers the following annual scholarships:

Batavia High School Seniors
An annual gift given in loving memory of Mrs. Petit. She was the mother to several children who were active and enthusiastic members of the Batavia Music Program. This $1000.00 scholarship has been designed in her honor to help a worthy graduating senior in the pursuit of higher education in the area of Music Education or Music Performance at any accredited college or university of his or her choice. The scholarship is strictly limited to those students who have been accepted as full-time music majors.

Application for the Gertrude Petit Memorial Scholarship – click here.

Batavia High School AND Rotolo Middle School
Scholarships for $100.00 for residential and $50 for non-residential camps will be awarded to BHS music students (Fr., Soph., Jr.) AND RMS music students (6th, 7th, & 8th) planning to attend a residential (sleep away) or non-residential summer music camp. One scholarship per person.

Eligibility requirements for summer camp scholarship

  • Must be a BPS101 6th, 7th or 8th grade music student attending a residential or non-residential summer music camp (virtual is okay for non-residential camp) OR
  • Must be a BPS101 student (Fr., Soph., or Jr.) attending a residential or non-residential summer music camp (virtual is okay for non-residential camp) and
  • Must have at least average academics and
  • NOT based on financial need and
  • Must show capability for improvement and
  • Must be an enthusiastic music participant.
  • **Confirmed proof of enrollment in chosen camp is required.

Application for the Summer 2021 Residential / Non-Residential Summer Music Camp Scholarship – click here.