Scholarships

Scholarship Information

Our Chapter is constantly providing ways our area teachers can grow professionally.  One of these ways is through scholarship funds for both National Conference attendance and Teacher Education.  If you are interested in applying for either of these, please click on the links below for the application. Also, check out our past scholarship recipients.  

In addition to our local chapter scholarships you can discover more scholarship opportunities and grants through AOSA: ASOA Scholarships & Grants

Chapter Teacher Education Scholarship

The Greater Cincinnati AOSA Assistance Fund provides financial aid to persons who are interested in furthering the growth of Orff Schulwerk.  These persons must need financial aid to further their education in Orff Schulwerk.  Applications are due January 31st.

  • The funds must be used for training at an AOSA approved Teacher Education Course.
  • The applicant must show personal financial need.
  • The applicant must be a current member, in good standing, of AOSA and the Greater Cincinnati chapter.

For more information or to fill out the application please click on the link below:

Chapter Teacher Education Scholarship


Jenni Koenemann Memorial Scholarship

The Greater Cincinnati AOSA Jenni Koenemann Memorial Scholarhips provides financial aid to persons who are interested in furthering the growth of Orff Schulwerk by taking their Level I Teacher Education Course.  Applications are due no later than February 28th.

  • The funds must be used for training at an AOSA approved Teacher Education Course.
  • The applicant must show personal financial need.
  • The applicant must be a current member, in good standing, of AOSA and the Greater Cincinnati chapter.

Background:

The Greater Cincinnati AOSA Jenni Koenemann Memorial Scholarship was established by the Greater Cincinnati AOSA Chapter to offer financial assistance to members of the chapter who wish to further their education related to the Schulwerk in memory of chapter member Jenni Koenemann.  It is reserved for uses and benefits associated with Orff Schulwerk and will be awarded to an educator who demonstrates Jenni’s passion for sharing it wholeheartedly with others.  This scholarship will award one individual with $750 to cover the cost of a Level I Orff Schulwerk Teacher Education Course at an AOSA approved institution of their choice.

For more information or to fill out the application please click on the link below:

Jenni Koenemann Memorial Scholarship


AOSA Professional Development Conference

The Greater Cincinnati AOSA Assistance Fund provides financial aid to persons who are interested in furthering the growth of Orff Schulwerk.  These persons must need financial aid to further their education in Orff Schulwerk.  Applications are due July 1st.

  • The funds must be used to cover the cost of registration at AOSA Professional Development Conference
  • The applicant must show personal financial need.
  • In addition, $500 of other expenses (housing, travel, food) will also be covered.
  • The applicant must be a current member, in good standing, of AOSA and the Greater Cincinnati chapter.

For more information or to fill out the application please click on the link below:

AOSA National Conference Scholarship Form


Our chapter has helped many members attend Orff Levels Training and National Conference.  To see a list of past recipients, and hear what some of them have said, please click below:

Past Recipients