Kerdyk Family Trust Scholarship Fund

The Kerdyk Family presents Manny Hartman with a check

This scholarship is given annually to a graduating senior who has shown an interest in music during his/her high school years.  Overall academic success, a love for music and an intention to study music are factors in the evaluation process.

Named after long serving Commissioner William H. Kerdyk, Sr. and continued by his family today, this scholarship fund was established at the Coral Gables Community Foundation and applicants should be honored for consideration of this award.  Bill Kerdyk, Sr. had a love of music he shared with his own children and established this scholarship fund to help students who also have a love of music.


  1. Applicant must intend to study music in college
  2. Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  3. Coral Gables resident or attends high school in Coral Gables

VALUE OF SCHOLARSHIP  variable, typically $1000 or $2000


Mary Snow, Executive Director
Coral Gables Community Foundation
1825 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, PMB #447
Coral Gables, FL 33134-4418

QUESTIONS or call 305.446.9670

Kerdyk Family Trust Scholarship Application