College Scholarships for Careers in Music

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Deadline
April 15
Amount
Up to $300
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May 1
Amount
Up to $3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
    1720 Massachusetts Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20036
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants do NOT need to be African American but must reside or attend school in a congressional district represented by a CBC member. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled or accepted into a full-time undergraduate degree program. Applicants must show leadership qualities and community service participation.
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  • Offered by
    Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts
    Robert A. Schilling
    4702 Graceland Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46208-3504
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time music students pursuing a career in sacred music who are either entering freshmen or already enrolled in an accredited college, university or school of theology or pursuing an academic education in worship; be members of the United Methodist Church or be employed in the United Methodist Church for at least a year before applying and show Christian character and participation in Christian activities. Students must also demonstrate musical or other artistic talent and leadership potential. Applicants must submit applications, transcripts, personal statements and three reference letters.
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Deadline
April 5
Amount
Up to $20,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    BMI Foundation Inc.
    320 W. 57th Street
    New York, NY 10019
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be age 15 to 25 and write an original song to be reviewed by a prestigious panel of judges. Entries are to be submitted by music schools, universities, youth orchestras and the Music Educators National Conference (MENC).
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$450-$800
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Federation of Music Clubs (NC)
    Regina Einig
    864 Schoolhouse Road
    Carbondale, IL 62902-7928
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 25, be an instrumentalist or vocalist and submit an affidavit from an ophthalmologist stating that they are blind. Applicants must also be affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs.
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    No
  • Offered by
    ASCAP Foundation
    One Lincoln Plaza
    New York, NY 10023
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be composers who have not turned 30 before January 1 of the current year. They must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or enrolled students with a student visa. Applicants must submit an original composition.
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