Doris Lenz Scholarship for High School Singers

Sponsored by the New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing

Doris Lenz was a dedicated NJNATS voice teacher, who took special pride and pleasure in teaching high school singers. In her memory, this scholarship was established to support serious high school students of singing who participate in summer vocal music programs. Scholarships of $300 are available for SUMMER 2022.


Applicants can be any student completing grades 9 through 12 in Spring of 2022, and who study voice privately with a teacher who is a member of New Jersey NATS. Strong consideration will be given to singers who have participated in the Doris Lenz Festival of Singing and have not previously received a Doris Lenz Award.

Application Requirements Include:

– Your name and address
– Resume or list of your singing activities to date
– The specific summer program(s) {names and addresses} you will be attending during Summer 2022 (*Scholarship money will be mailed directly to the summer program)
– An essay (two or three paragraphs) telling us your goals as a singer, and the reason you are requesting an NJNATS scholarship
– Letter of recommendation from your NJNATS teacher

Deadline for application will be May 1, 2022. Scholarship winner(s) will be notified by email by May 20, 2022.

How to Submit

To submit a scholarship application, please fill out the Google Form.

Materials are due by May 1, 2022.