Music Scholarships – 2021

Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded upon of the recommendations of the adjudicators only. Even if your son/daughter/student met the eligibility requirements, they are not necessarily automatically awarded a scholarship. Adjudicator decisions are final.

Due to circumstances beyond our control, Scholarship cheques have just been sent out (Dec. 1). Please do not call the Festival office regarding scholarships.

The Kiwanis Music Festival Association is a charitable organization and contributions thereto are authorized as deductible under the Income Tax Act. In accordance with Revenue Canada regulations, T4A forms will be issued to those receiving Scholarships/awards of $500 or more.

Most Promising Students

The Sid Oue Memorial Scholarships 2021:
Three scholarships of $400 each are offered annually to honour Sid Oue, a distinguished Canadian and a Past President of the Kiwanis Music Festival of Greater Toronto.

Elias Doyle – Brass
Eden Silverberg – Strings
Kenia Luna – Woodwinds

The David Ouchterlony Memorial Scholarships 2021:
Two scholarships of $400. each are offered annually by the Ouctherlony family to honour Dr. David Ouchterlony, a distinguished Canadian musician and a past Executive Director of the Kiwanis Music Festival. They will be awarded in the fields of Solo Voice and Piano.

Antian Jiang – Piano
Nicholas Gryniewski – Voice

Bandura

$500.00 – Daria Szwedyk – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Lesia Kosarenko – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Solomia Kosarenko – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Vitalina Mykhailiuk – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Solomia Shevchuk – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Mariane Shved – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$300.00 – Daria Sulipka – Olzhych Foundation of Canada Award
$100.00 – Anastasia Shved – The Pidkowich Bandura Award
$100.00 – Michael Shved – The Pidkowich Bandura Award

Brass

$400.00 – Elias Doyle – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Sid Oue Memorial Award
$200.00 – Marissa Noble – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber – Peter Clarkson Award
$100.00 – Eero Daniel-Raum – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Oskar Daniel-Raum – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Cello & Double Bass

$500.00 – Eugene Ye – Percy Hermant Memorial Award
$250.00 – Yeojin Shin – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber 
$250.00 – Edward Zhou – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Voltr Ivonoffski Memorial Award
$100.00 – Reese Ahn – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Stella Chang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Austin Yuhan Dong – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Emma Tian– Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Jacob You – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Jiwon Ann – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Soyoon Kang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award

Composition

$250.00 – Justin Haotian Chen – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Philip Jimenez – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Krystian Trinh – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Nathan Liu – Keynotes Award

Guitar

$300.00 – Madeline Hall – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Justin Wei – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Jeremy Liu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Ella Shang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Lucien Harrison – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation
$100.00 – Alexis D’Costa – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation
$100.00 – Ethan Ra – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation

Harp

$100.00 – Nicole Young – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Yang Gao – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Yuan Gao – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Bernice Li – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Jamie Shi – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award

Musical Theatre

$500.00 – Daniella Bauer – Mary Ellen Trimble Award (Member of the Kiwanis Club of East York)
$500.00 – Alexa Jacoby – Mary Ellen Trimble Award (Member of the Kiwanis Club of East York)
$300.00 – Adelaine Carvallo – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$300.00 – Jordan Katz – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – President’s Award
$250.00 – Vanessa Fan – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Ron Sclater Memorial Award
$200.00 – Olivia Varma – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Jesse Nasmith – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$150.00 – Ethan Berkeley-Garcia – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$150.00 – Jaime Polisuk – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$150.00 – Emily Roitman – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$150.00 – Vikram Srinivas – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$150.00 – Kendra Thaller – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$150.00 – Kaitlyn Tse – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award

Non-Western Strings

$200.00 – Jinyi Liu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Karen Li – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Melody Li – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Zichun Hua – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Piano – Senior

$1,000.00 – Otto Popescu – Margaret Dryden Memorial Award
$500.00 – Vanessa Yu – Kiwanis Club of East York – Ron Derbyshire Award
$500.00 – Debosir Ghosh – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Voltr Ivonoffski Memorial
$400.00 – Antian Jiang – David Ouchterlony Memorial Award
$350.00 – Nora Popescu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$350.00 – Sam Shashaani – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$350.00 – Maja Zgobir – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$300.00 – Daniel Alter – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award$300.00 – Kenneth Chen – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$300.00 – Kenneth Chen – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation 
$300.00 – Xinyan Li – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation 
$300.00 – Alexandra Ma – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Sean Crader MacDonald Memorial Award
$300.00 – Noah Pilnitz – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – William Bothwell Award
$250.00 – Joanne Yeh – Kiwanis Club of East York – Carl Hoffman Award

Piano – Intermediate

$250.00 – Leping Ho – Kiwanis Club of East York – Carl Hoffman Award
$200.00 – Berkin Alper Girgin – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber
$200.00 – Richard Mao – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Fred Frost Memorial
$200.00 – Nadia Surjadhana – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber – Bev Best Award
$200.00 – Declan Yeung – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber – Arnold Angus Award
$150.00 – Serena Kang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$150.00 – Claire Leung – Kiwanis Club of Riverdale Award
$150.00 – Sophia Liu – Margaret Caulfield Memorial
$150.00 – Richard Mao – Kiwanis Club of Riverdale Award
$150.00 – Ruoyi Qiao – Kiwanis Club of Riverdale Award
$100.00 – Justin Ian Lau – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Raphael Lau – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Travis Luo – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Tristan Zhang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award

Piano – Junior

$200.00 – Mila Pasqua – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Antony Davydenko – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Natalie Chilelli-Martinez – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Diya Bakhle – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Jacob Gaochen – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Evelyn Ho – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Weiping Ho – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Annie Liu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Ethan YC Liu – Keynotes Award
$100.00 – Ella Richmond – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Edmond Shen – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Jehuda Stephan Tunggal – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Piano – Elementary

$50.00 – Rea Balla – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Kati Doobay – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Emilia Gasimzada – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Sassoun Harmandayan – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Nathan Lee – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Mona Xi Lin – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Shuyaho Lin – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Kaitlyn Way Kei Liu – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Audrey Liu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Matthew Mahjoobian – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Leticia Rodrigues – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Sean Shachar – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Kevin Wang – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Avery Wong – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Daniel Teen Lok Wu– Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Leon Zhang – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Popular Voice

$200.00 – Rosie Daniel-Raum – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Eero Daniel-Raum – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Oskar Daniel-Raum – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Batya Urowitz Kaufman– Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Madelaine Ringo-Stauble – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Speech Arts & Drama

$200.00 – Sophia Biller – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Kendra Thaller – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$200.00 – Siobhan Wright – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$150.00 – Isaac Chan – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$150.00 – Sofia Szeto – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Solange Kirkwood – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Marlowe Davidson – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Lyra Spakauskas – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Zishan Wang – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Violin & Viola

$500.00 – Liliana Mahave – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Jack & Erma Ruddell Memorial Award
$500.00 – Ian Ye – Percy Hermant Memorial
$400.00 – Eden Silverberg – Sid Oue Memorial – Most Promising Student
$350.00 – Christie Cheung – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$300.00 – Emily Wang – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Jubilee Award
$250.00 – Jade Guo – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$250.00 – Veronica Kolarska – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$250.00 – Layla-Bjort Taherzadeh – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$250.00 – Chenyi Wang – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation  – Voltr Ivonoffski Memorial Award
$200.00 – Victoria Gilerovitch – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Matteo Giraldi – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Campbell Strachan Award
$200.00 – Olivia Giraldi – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$200.00 – Eason Hu – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$200.00 – Mia Qiao – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Ruoyi Qiao – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Mischa Stanulis – Keynotes Award
$100.00 – James Yang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Alicia Zhu – The Pidkowich Junior Violin Award

Voice

$500.00 – Daniela Bauer – Mary Ellen Trimble Award (Member of Kiwanis Club of East York)
$500.00 – Vanessa Fan – Mary Ellen Trimble Award (Member of Kiwanis Club of East York)
$400.00 – Nicholas Gryniewski – David Ouchterlony Memorial Scholarship – Most Promising Student
$300.00 – Laura Gazzaty – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Eric Mundinger Award
$300.00 – Alice Malakhov – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Sir Henry Pellatt Award
$250.00 – Kaitlyn Tse – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation – Ron Sclater Memorial Award
$200.00 – Ena Mujakic – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$200.00 – Anne Marie Pongonthara – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Ella Can – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Isaac Chan – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Shriyans Dash – Louise Tandy Murch Memorial
$100.00 – Anastasia Grebneva – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Alexia Greco – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Scarlett Sze-Wan Lau – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Reuben Mednick – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Sean Shachar – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Isabela Silva – Keynotes Award
$100.00 – Sophie Teixeira – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Siobhan Wright – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award

Woodwinds

$500.00 – Yoyo Jiang – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber – Peter Clarkson Award
$400.00 – Kenia Luna – Sid Oue Memorial Award – Most Promising Student
$250.00 – Audrey Zhu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$250.00 – Kannan Bloor – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$100.00 – Deena Abrari – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$100.00 – Katie Daynyko-Pavlov – Kiwanis Club of Casa Loma Foundation Award
$50.00 – Jiani Bai – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Kaylee Cho – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Mia Liu – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Bruce Qiu – Wally Kostur Memorial Award
$50.00 – Jason Sun – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Daniel Verkhovsky – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award
$50.00 – Winston Zhao – Kiwanis Club of Kingsway Humber Award