Application deadline for the 2011 Anne Gannett Scholarship Competition is Tuesday, May 24. This biennial competition is open to residents of Maine, wherever they may be enrolled in college; and to non-residents who study in Maine.

Applicants must be sophomore or junior music majors in an accredited music school, college or university in September 2011. First prize is $2,000; second is $1,500; and third is $1,000.

The competition will be held Saturday, June 11 beginning at 9 a.m. in the Corthell Hall of University of Southern Maine.

Those interested should contact competition chairwoman Joyce Chaplin at 725-1125 or by writing to her at 92 Raymond Road, Brunswick, ME 04011 as soon as possible to obtain the required application forms and competition requirements.