Scholarships & Awards


Berchmans Loh Scholarship

The Berchmans Loh Scholarship recipient is chosen by audition each June. Eligible candidates have been enrolled in weekly lessons with Prep Studies since at least the previous September, and will be pursuing a post-secondary degree or diploma in Music in the coming September with the intent of becoming a professional musician.

Congratulations to Callum Goulet-Kilgour, piano student of Jane Petroni on winning the 2018 Berchmans Loh Scholarship.


Ross Houston Award

Celebrating the life and achievements of Ross Houston, the Ross Houston Award will be given annually to an outstanding piano student who is continuing studies in piano with the Division of Preparatory Studies. The recipient will have received a “First Class Honours” examination result in the Grade 9 Royal Conservatory or Conservatory Canada exam and will be studying at the Grade 10 Royal Conservatory or Conservatory Canada level. The prospective recipient will also have demonstrated or expressed an interest in “collaborative piano.” We are grateful to Grant Hackman who established The Ross Houston Memorial Fund.

Previous winners:

Ethan Lin, student of Jane Petroni (2015)

Justin Lin, student of Dr. David Moroz (2014)

Download the Ross Houston Award application form (pdf) 


Ken Adams Music Scholarship

The Ken Adams Music Scholarship will be given to the student who achieves first place in the Junior Piano Enrichment Program Auditions. This award is not transferrable and will be received as a tuition credit toward the cost of piano lessons with Prep Studies. 

Congratulations to William Pang, student of Jane Petroni, on winning the 2018 Ken Adams Music Scholarship.


Lydia Wiebe Award

This award will be given to the student who achieves first place in the Intermediate Piano Enrichment Program auditions.  This award is not transferrable and will be received as a tuition credit toward the cost of piano lessons with Prep Studies.  The Lydia Wiebe Award will be given out annually between September 2014 and September 2023.

Congratulations to Sarah Shing, student of Bennet Charter, on winning the 2018 Lydia Wiebe Award.


 Ann Lugsdin Music Scholarship

The Anne Lugsdin Music Scholarship will be given to the student who achieves first place in the Intermediate Piano Enrichment Program Auditions. This award is not transferrable and will be received as a tuition credit toward the cost of piano lessons with Prep Studies. 

Congratulations to Sarah Shing, student of Bennet Charter, on winning the 2018 Ann Lugsdin Music Scholarship.


Ann Lugsdin Music Scholarship

The Ann Lugsdin Music Scholarship will be given to the student who achieves first place in the Senior Piano Enrichment Program Auditions. This award is not transferrable and will be received as a tuition credit toward the cost of piano lessons with Prep Studies. 

Congratulations to Andrew Zhong, student of Bennet Charter on winning the 2018 Ann Lugsdin Music Scholarship.


 


As part of our committment to providing the highest standard of music education to the public, we at Prep Studies make every effort to support and nurture the musical development of each of our students.

For further information on contributing to or establishing these or other awards and bursaries for students studying with Prep Studies, please contact 204-474-9403.