Scholarship

The American Guitar Society
Bickford Award

Division 1 is for contestants who are 8 to 13 years of age.
The first place award for Division 1 is $150 and the second place award is $75.

Division 2 is for contestants who are 14 to 17 years of age.
The first place award for Division 2 is $200 and the second place award is $100.

All contestants in either the Division 1 or 2 category, must perform a minimum of two pieces where the total duration for all pieces played does not exceed 10 minutes. A Division 2 player may perform 1 piece of extended length (less than 10 minutes duration.)

The 2018 Bickford Competition will take place at the AGS meeting scheduled for October 6, 2018 from 7:30 to 9 PM. First and second place winners from each division will receive award checks and certificates of merit at the November 3, 2018 AGS meeting.