Scholarships for Performing Arts Majors

Lights, camera, action… student debt? Don’t let the fear of paying for schooling deter your from pursuing your dream major in the performing arts. Focus on your craft, and let scholarships help out with the rest. There are a number of scholarships available to students majoring in the performing arts. Some are for specific institutions, and others are awarded by national organizations that sponsor the arts. While some scholarships are specific to a particular form of performance, such as dance or theatre, others cover all students majoring in the performing arts. To qualify for these sometimes competitive scholarships, you may need to audition or send in a video of your talent. You may also have to prove financial need and have good academic standing. Check out the below scholarships to find the perfect one for you.

Showing 121-140 of 142 scholarships
Floy I. Pinkerton Vocal Music Scholarship Oklahoma City Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Vocal|
  • School (College): Attend |Oklahoma City University (OK)|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
Marie M. Borden Scholarship Johnson County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2023
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Music Education|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Johnson, IN|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (College): Attend |Rhode Island College (RI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
Liliana Marie Cordes Scholarship Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2023
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Residence: Live in |Hampshire, MA|South Hadley, MA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
Rita Girard Memorial Music Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2023
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
Professional Development/Education Grant Sigma Alpha Iota National Headquarters
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies Inc. (Club)
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|Language|Hawaiian Studies|Culture|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Hawaii System (HI)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
Music Business/Technology Scholarship Sigma Alpha Iota National Headquarters
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music Business|Music Technology|Music Marketing|Entertainment Industry|Commercial Music|Recording Industry|
  • Organization: Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies Inc. (Club)
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
Edna W. Ocker Scholarship Coastal Bend Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|Music Education|
  • School (College): Attend |Del Mar College, Corpus Christi, TX|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Vocal|Choral/Vocal Music|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Westchester, CT|
  • Residence: Live in |Fairfield, CT|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
Flora de Mayo Scholarship Fund Community Foundation Sonoma County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2023
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Art|Performing Arts|Visual Arts|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
Meghan Hormann Memorial Scholarship Adams County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (K-12): |North Adams High School, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
Benny Goodman Foundation Sacramento Region Community Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 3,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • School (College): Attend |University of California (CA)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: Chopin Student Musicians (Club)|Chopin Club (Club)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Performing Arts|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
Impact Project Grants Sigma Alpha Iota National Headquarters
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: Sigma Alpha Iota Philanthropies Inc. (Club)
  • Residence: |Resident Sigma Alpha Iota chapter|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
Dorothy Rapp Music Scholarship Vanderburgh Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Religion: |Baptist|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Organization: The Evansville Philharmonic Youth Orchestras (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
Alice Everett Cello Scholarship Oklahoma City Community Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Oklahoma (OK)|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
Charles L. Hebner Memorial Scholarship Delaware Higher Education Commission
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Art History|History|Anthropology|Women's Studies|Political Science|Philosophy|Art|Economics|English|Sociology|Criminal Justice|Language|Social Work|Communications|Psychology|Human Services|International Relations|Mass Communications|Art Conservation|Black American Studies|Comparative Literature|Continental European Studies|East Asian Studies|Foreign Languages & Literatures|Latin American studies|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Delaware (DE)|Delaware State University (DE)|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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