Dakota Karper
Youth Music Scholarship

(Previously the Music Makers Scholarship)

Dakota Karper
Youth Music Scholarship  

(Previously Called the Music Maker Scholarship)
Grades 3-10

Enrollment is now open year round for new scholarship candidates. Applications are available at the link below, or can be picked up in-person during normal business hours at The Cat and The Fiddle.


The Dakota Karper Youth Music Scholarship program is made possible through support from Cacapon Music and Dance Foundation. This program is run at The Cat and The Fiddle folk music school to enrich the lives of children and youth in Hampshire County and surrounding areas. Students entering the Dakota Karper Youth Music Program for the first time must be in grades 3rd-1oth and are eligible to reapply and remain in the program until they are 18 years old. 

A scholarship winner for this program would receive: 

Winners of a Dakota Karper Youth Music Scholarship are expected to: 

For questions regarding any part of this program, email: dakotakarper@gmail.com 

Applications for this scholarship are accepted year round. New applicants can begin classes at the start of a new quarter.