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Kotzschmar Memorial Trust Scholarship 2018

The Kotzschmar Legacy—Music Education Mary Ann Kotzschmar established the Kotzschmar Memorial Trust Fund after the death of her husband Hermann Kotzschmar in 1908. The legal documents establishing the trust were dated November 28, 1911. The fund, at its inception, was valued at $4,781.02. After being left 25 years to accumulate, the fund began its annual use as stated in the trust guidelines, “to aid in the musical education of such pupil or pupils, of marked musical ability… [with] preference being given in such selection of beneficiaries to a promising pupil of the organ, the instrument through which Mr. Herman Kotzschmar‘s
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