College Scholarship

The Kiel Municipal Band (KMB) and the family of  Edgar P. Thiessen (EPT) have established a college scholarship program to provide an opportunity for students to continue their education while fulfilling their desire to be part of a community band. 

The KMB/EPT Scholarship is maintained by the KMB and named in honor of Dr. Edgar Theissen, who was the second conductor of the band.



Here is a summary of eligibility:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a full-time course of study at a college.
  • Complete the application, with a letter of recommendation, and a recent grade report.
  • Be a member of the KMB in good standing.

The scholarship guidelines and application form are available below.

Completed applications and other documentation must be emailed to:

Summer Music Camp Scholarship

This scholarship is available to any member of the Kiel Municipal Band in grades 7-12 who desires to attend a legitimate music camp. All applications must be received by the committee no later than June 1st of the same year.