Scholarships

Celia McKenney Whitehurst


Celia McKenney Whitehurst



Each year, Virginia Voices International awards the Celia McKenney Whitehurst Scholarship to a high  school student or a school music/arts department.  The funds are intended to encourage continuing education  and training in the arts.  Scholarships are awarded annually for workshops, competitions, and instruments for  the student and/or the school.

2005 – Choral student – Green Run High School  
2006 – Band student – Kempsville High School  
2007 – Instruments – Green Run High School  
2008 – Sound Technician – Kellam High School  
2009 – Music Department – Atlantic Shores Christian School  
2010 – Summer Camp – Theatrix  
2011 – Camp Horizon – The Up Center  
2012  – Choral Department  – Landstown High School  
2013  – Michaela Bly  – Recent Works  
2015 – Katie Lape, for a child to go to camp, sponsored by the Up Center – See Photo:  
2016 – James Ellis, a member of Virginia Voices International – See Photo:  
2017  –  Katie Lape, Kempsville Middle School Music Teacher to complete their fund raising – See Photo: