Music therapy students awarded scholarships
YPSILANTI — Two Eastern Michigan University students, majoring in musical therapy, have won scholarships from the Michigan Federation of Music Clubs (MFMC).
Amy Sawyer, a junior from Findlay, OH, won a $500 Music Therapy Award from MFMC. Elizabeth Francoeur, a senior from Ypsilanti, was awarded the $600 Cheryl Krul Memorial Music Therapy Award, from the Birmingham Musicale, an affiliate of the MFMC.
The scholarships are awarded to advanced students who demonstrate promise in their development as potential music therapy professionals, and who demonstrate musical skill and a high level of pre-internship clinical work with various clientele.
Sawyer and Francoeur were honored May 15 in Grand Rapids at a scholarship event sponsored by the Michigan Federation of Music Clubs.
Eastern Michigan University is a public, comprehensive university that offers programs in the arts, sciences and professions. EMU prepares students with the intellectual skills and practical experiences to succeed in their career and lives, and to be better citizens.
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