SYO Scholarship Recipients

SYO Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2019-20 SYO scholarship recipients!

The Schaumburg Youth Orchestra awarded scholarships valuing over $3,500 to 15 students for their outstanding contributions during the program’s 2019-20 season. Recipients are selected from the program’s four performing ensembles.

Sajani Achanta; $175 (tuition scholarship); Violin; Westfield Middle School; Bloomingdale (resident)

Maile Fidale; $250 (tuition scholarship); Violin; James B. Conant High School; Schaumburg

Sabina Fijor; $300; Violin, Cello; Homeschool; Des Plaines

Maggie Hershey; $200; Viola and Harp; Maine South; Park Ridge

Mylee Hickman; $175 (tuition scholarship); Violin; Dooley Elementary; Hoffman Estates

Leroy Jing; $300; Violin; Pleasant Hill Elementary School; Palatine

Narin Kim; $300; Clarinet; Robert Frost Junior High School; Schaumburg

Daichi Kurita; $250 (tuition scholarship); Violin; James B. Conant High School; ELK GROVE VILLAGE

Tyler Lieu; $250 (tuition scholarship); Violin; Buffalo Grove; Arlington Heights

Charles Lin; $300; Violin; James B. Conant High School; Schaumburg

Dylan Lin; $200; Violin; Bartlett elementary school; Bartlett

Nathan Fernando Munoz-Lo; $200 (tuition scholarship); Cello; Maine South High School; Park Ridge

Daniel O'Connell; $300; Cello; Wheaton Warrenville South High School; Wheaton

Hannah Tomita; $300; Oboe; Hoffman Estates high school; Hoffman Estates

Hayden Williams; $300; Cello; Palatine High School; Palatine

Senior Scholarships

Makiba Kurita; the $500 Ruth Park Scholarship sponsored by the Prairie Center Arts Foundation; Violin; James B. Conant High School; Elk Grove Village

James Preucil; the $500 Leo Chan Alumni Scholarship sponsored by SYO alum Leo Chan; Viola; James B. Conant High School; Schaumburg

Matthew Ritterbusch; the $500 Case-Kelliher Scholarship sponsored by Schaumburg Village Trustee George Dunham; Trombone; Palatine High School; Palatine