ALGEHR Programs and Opportunities

The Fred Merrett Award for New Compositions

A yearly composition competition for Albertans who compose or arrange music for handbells.

Information, rules, and past winners can be found here.

The John Nelson Sr Memorial Scholarship

Provides funding assistance toward registration costs for one ringer to attend an ALGEHR handbell event.

More information about the scholarship and John Nelson Sr can be found here.

The ALGEHR Symposium Endowment Fund

Provides financial assistance to individuals or groups for projects that support ALGEHR's mission statement.

Application and a bit of history about the SEF Grant can be found here.

The Stan Morris Excellence in Handbell Teaching Award

Annual award recognizing excellence in handbell education and teaching.

More information on the award, Stan Morris himself, and past winners can be found here.