This award is founded by the Panhandle Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing with the goal of reducing the financial burden of new membership in the hopes of stimulating interest from new members in the Association and the Chapter.
There will be four awards that will be provided in the form of a reimbursement of the annual NATS membership dues. Checks will be issued to recipients by the Panhandle Chapter after confirmation from the national office that dues have been paid.
Please send an email to the chapter president (firstname.lastname@example.org) including all of the following information.
1. Confirm that you meet the requirements to join the national organization and that you have never previously been a member of NATS. (Student NATS chapters do not count) (You must be at least 22yo, check the national site www.nats.org for membership requirements.
2. Include your address and whether you are an independent teacher or affiliated with a post secondary institution (student or faculty).
3. Include a one page, single spaced essay outlining your teaching experience, teaching aspirations and how you feel membership to NATS will help you achieve your teaching goals.