Miranda Lambert Reveals First 'Women Creators' Scholarship Recipient

Miranda Lambert

(Radio.com) Miranda Lambert established a scholarship to help aspiring female songwriters and music business majors succeed. This year marks the first recipient for that award, and it went to Anna Vaus a junior at Belmont University.

The 80 applicants who applied for the scholarship were asked to submit an online application as well as an original song, which judges reviewed. They sent along their top six picks to Lambert, who decided the winner.

Vaus has already opened for several prominent musicians, including Lonestar, Billy Ray Cyrus, LeAnn Womack and Phil Vassar. She said about receiving the scholarship, "I am so thankful and honored to have been chosen as the first recipient of the Miranda Lambert Women Creators Fund. Not just because of what a crazy opportunity it is for myself, but because the tide is changing for all of the young women in this industry. I have so much hope for women in country music because of the path that Miranda and so many awesome people are currently fighting to pave for us!" Read more here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.


Miranda Lambert Music, DVDs, Books and more

Miranda Lambert T-shirts and Posters

More Miranda Lambert News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article

Related Stories

Miranda Lambert Shares What She Is Doing On Tour Break With Fans

Maren Morris and Miranda Lambert Sing TLC's 'No Scrubs'

Miranda Lambert's Tour To Support Local Shelter Dogs

Miranda Lambert and Little Big Town Announce Summer Tour

Miranda Lambert Makes County Music History 2017 In Review

Miranda Lambert Sings The Praises Of Sia's Christmas Album

Faith Hill Photo-Bombs Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert Previews 'Austin City Limits' Performance

Miranda Lambert Believes She's A Bad Celebrity

Thomas Rhett, Miranda Lambert, More Added CMA Performances

More Stories for Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert Music


Day In Rock Reports

Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2019 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.