IEVFS Annual Flute Lesson Scholarship

About the Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to help a dedicated student who is having difficulty paying for their flute lessons.

 Applications must be received by November 15th, 2021. (Postmarks will not be accepted.) Applicants will be notified of their status once the applications have been evaluated and finalists chosen. The finalist may be asked to appear before the membership and answer questions. Final decision will be based upon financial need and student's dedication.

Funds received will go directly to the flute instructor; applicant may choose their own instructor.

Scholarship recipient will be responsible for paying half of their lesson fees for 6 months; the scholarship will pay for the other half. Recipient will also be responsible for performing at the September membership meeting.


  • Based on financial need.
  • Any age or ability may apply.
  • Winner will perform at IEVFS meeting.
  • Applicant must provide the name of a flute teacher they would like the scholarship to go to. Scholarship will not cover the entire fees of the teacher, applicant will be responsible for any remaining fees due the private instructor.
  • Three Members of the society will be appointed by the executive board to create, send out and review the applications. All decisions are final.


Please use the links below to complete and send your application online. You can direct application questions to Victoria Batta at (909) 206-3666 or

 Scholarship Application 

 Teacher/Instructor Recommendation 

2020/2021 Flute Lesson Scholarship Winner Announced

Destiny Herrera is our 2020/2021 recipient of the IEVFS's John Zavela Memorial Flute Lesson Scholarship. She is a student of Jackie Aronowitz Flute Studio in Redlands