The Maple Grove Music Boosters has announced this year’s winner of their annual scholarship award. Stephen Strate is the recipient.
The Music Boosters award a scholarship annually to a graduating senior of Maple Grove Senior High who is enrolled in the choir, orchestra or band programs. Students are chosen based on their commitment to the fine arts not only at school but also in the community.
Strate has been active in the band and orchestra programs at Maple Grove Senior High and has studied bassoon. He has participated in NWSC Solo and Ensemble Contests, All Conference, All-State and Honors Programs as well as a member of the 2012 Minnesota Ambassadors of Music. He is also active in his church’s music program. Strate will be attending Hamline University as a music major.