The dates for MIRIC 2016 are July 11-5 (Strings) and July 17-23 (band). Please note: The chorus component of the camp will not run this year. The cost for MIRIC is $750 for band residents (including room and board), $500 for band commuters, and $400 for strings (commuters only). Deadline for application is May 15th, after which tuition increases by $50. Scholarship assistance is available based on financial need, outstanding talent, and musical/balance needs of the ensembles.
MIRIC is an honors camp open to string, wind, percussion, and vocal students currently in eighth through twelfth grades (as of April, 2016). Admission is limited and will be based on a recorded audition. To apply, the following materials must be received by May 15:
- A completed online application (below).
- An audition recording.
- A letter of recommendation from your school music teacher or private instructor.
- Need-based Financial Aid Form (optional).
Details on how to submit items 2, 3, and 4 are outlined at http://www.ric.edu/miric/apply. Admission and scholarship decisions will be made beginning May 15th and continue until enrollment is filled. Notification of acceptance to MIRIC will be made beginning May 20th, and tuition must be paid in full by June 20th. Please do not send any payment with application materials.