The Florencia M. Mack Education Fund Inc. is a 501c(3) Non-Profit Organization which was established on August 1, 2016. The mission of TFMMEF Inc.is to preserve the legacy of Florencia M. Mack by promoting the study of music. One of the ways TFMMEF will accomplish this is by distributing annual music scholarships to High School Seniors and Sophmore, Junior and Senior college students who emulate the dedication to music like Florencia did.
The criteria for The Florencia M. Mack scholarship award is:
- Be a Philadelphia native.
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (out of a 4.0 scale).
- Be pursuing the study of music (instrumental or voice).
- Respond in writing to the following questions, (500 word response per question):
- What area of music do you wish to study in college and how will your study of music contribute to your long-range career plans?
- How has your family background affected the way you see the world?
- From a financial standpoint, what impact would this scholarship have on your education?
The application with all supporting documents must be submitted via the website by midnight Sunday, May 27, 2018. Applications will not be accepted after this date. Students who are selected to receive the scholarship will be notified over the summer.