Grant Amount: $10,000
Award Category: Special Opportunity Grant
Chantal Braziel is an opera singer pursuing an international career and was accepted into the Berlin International Summer Opera Academy in Germany. The special opportunity grant helped cover travel to Europe, tuition and other expenses so that Chantal could focus solely on the program and her goal of enhancing her vocal technique. She said that the summer 2022 program helped further her dream of becoming an international singer, singing on any and every local, national and international opera stage.