The Bennington County Choral Society is preparing for its 2016 music scholarship auditions.

This year, up to two $400 scholarships will be awarded to talented high school musicians from Bennington County and the neighboring towns of Williamstown and North Adams, Mass.; Petersburgh, Hoosick, White Creek, and Cambridge, N.Y.

The auditions will be held Saturday, April 30, at Second Congregational Church in Bennington. For more information or an application for the audition, contact Paul J. Lambert at

Application deadline is Saturday, April 9.