College Scholarships for Music Majors

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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$1,000-$1,200
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  • Renewable
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  • Offered by
    Associated Male Choruses of America
    Robert H. Torborg, Scholarship Chair
    P.O. Box 342
    Cold Spring, MN 56320
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time students obtaining their bachelor's degree in a music-related field (with preference given to voice or choral concentrations) and be sponsored by a chorus of the Associated Male Choruses of America. Applicants must submit references and a personal letter.
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Deadline
April 15
Amount
Up to $1,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Theatre Organ Society
    Carlton B. Smith, Director
    2175 N. Irwin Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be between the ages of 13 and 27 as of July 1 and either working toward college organ performance degrees or be studying with professional organ instructors. Students' names must be submitted by their present organ instructor or the school's music department head. An essay is also required.
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Deadline
June 13
Amount
$800-$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Rhode Island Foundation
    One Union Station
    Providence, RI 02903
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of the state of Rhode Island. Students must be currently enrolled in a college music program, and they must show financial need.
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  • Offered by
    Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee
    3833 Cleghorn Avenue #400
    Nashville, TN 37215-2519
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current students at an accredited college or university, take at least six credit hours and be enrolled in a bachelor's of fine art, bachelor's of studio art, master's of fine art or bachelor's or master's in music program. Art students must major in painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, photography or printmaking. Preference for music scholarships is given to those studying acoustic mandolin or acoustic guitar. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.
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Deadline
February 20
Amount
Varies
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  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American students majoring in music with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must attend a UNCF member college or university and demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$2,000-$5,000
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    No
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    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have unmet financial need that is verified by the college or university financial aid office. Students are encouraged to complete the UNCF General Scholarship application to be matched with scholarships for which they meet the criteria.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to $4,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
    8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
    P.O. Box 10444
    Fairfax, VA 22031-8044
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be African American students at a UNCF member college or university majoring in communications, English or performing arts. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
February 15
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Kansas
    1314 SW Topeka Boulevard
    Topeka, KS 66612
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Kansas residents who are currently high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores. They must have a proven talent and background in music and be planning to major or minor in music at an approved Kansas post-secondary institution. Applicants must also be average or better students. Three letters of recommendation with only one from a music teacher, a 1040 income statement, a high school transcript and a statement describing why they are applying for the scholarship are required. The scholarship will be awarded in two installments; recipients must maintain a C average to receive the second installment.
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  • Offered by
    National Federation of Music Clubs (FL)
    Rose M. Suggs
    1000 Applewood Drive Apt. 188
    Roswell , GA 30076
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be college juniors majoring in music education and must be affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs. There is no application fee to apply.
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Deadline
May 15 and June 15
Amount
Up to $2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Presbyterian Church (USA)
    100 Witherspoon Street
    Louisville, KY 40202
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of the Presbyterian Church (USA) who have completed their second year of college. They must be enrolled full-time and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. Students must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in education, health service/science, religious studies, sacred music or social service/sciences. Financial need is required. Preference is given to members of racial and ethnic minorities.
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Deadline
May 15
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Chopin Foundation of the United States, Inc.
    1440 79th Street Causeway
    Suite 117
    Miami, FL 33141
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. The program is available to any qualified American pianists age 14 to 17 who are enrolled in secondary or undergraduate institutions as full-time students. Applicants also must study music and major in piano. They must submit applications, statements of career goals, two references, audio tapes and $25 fee.
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  • Offered by
    Women Band Directors International
    Nicole Rubis Aakre
    WBDI Scholarship Chair
    7424 Whistlestop Drive
    Austin, TX 78749
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be studying music education with the intention of becoming a band director. There are 10 named scholarships awarded.
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