Scholarships for Musical Theatre Majors

Do you aspire to major in Musical Theatre? To achieve your dream of standing under the big lights, you may want to look for financial help paying your college tuition and fees. Luckily, there are many college scholarships for students interested in musical theatre. Foundations and other nonprofits fund many scholarships for musical theater majors. Others are awarded by groups affiliated with state and local governments. Common eligibility requirements for these scholarships include academic achievement –minimum GPA requirements often range from 2.5 to 3.5 – and financial need. Some also require students to demonstrate some talent in musical theatre, often through the submission of a portfolio or an audition. While some scholarships for musical theatre majors require students to study at a specific school, others are available to students enrolled in any accredited institution, including 4-year schools, community colleges and graduate schools. Find the right scholarship for your situation below.

Showing 1-6 of 6 scholarships
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Musical Theatre|Theatre|
  • School (K-12): |Portage Central High School, Portage, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Amy Elizabeth Bousfield Scholarship was established in honors the memory of Amy Elizabeth Bousfield. The scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Portage Central High School and pursuing major in musical theater or theater
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Herb Smith/Eunice Fleming Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Music|Dance|Musical Theatre|Theatre|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing studies in the field of Music, Theater, Musical Theater, and/or dance at any college or university of choice. Preference is given to students residing in Fayette, Kanawha or Wood Counties. This scholarship is renewable.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Vocal|Piano|Musical Theatre|Hawaiian Music|Opera|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited U.S College or University|Accredited Hawai'i College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a career in music, specifically piano and/or voice, with emphasis on Hawaiian music, opera or musical theatre. Applicants must be seriously committed to music training, a career in music and dedicated to artistic excellence. Financial need is required.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details NYCDA Foundation College Scholarship New York City Dance Alliance (NYCDA)
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  • 5,000 - 160,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dance|Musical Theatre|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school junior|
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The NYCDA Foundation College Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior year in high school. Applicants must be pursuing a performance-based major dance, musical theater in college.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Martha l. Luigi Choral Scholarship Coastal Bend Community Foundation
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Music|Vocal|Musical Theatre|Choral Music Teaching|
  • School (K-12): |Aransas, TX|Rockport-Fulton High School, Rockport, TX|
  • Extracurricular: |Choir|
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This scholarship was established by Ceil Frost in memory of her friend Martha Luigi. The scholarship was intended to benefit graduating high school senior at Rockport-Fulton High School pursuing a degree in music leading to certification in vocal performance, musical theatre or teaching certification in choral music. Applicants must be planning to attend college or university immediately following graduation.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Debra A. Mascia Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|Music Education|Vocal|Musical Theatre|
  • School (K-12): |Brownsville Area Senior High School, Brownsville, PA|
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Brownsville Area High School senior and residing in Fayette County. Students who are planning to major in vocal performance, music education or musical theatre, or (in the event that there is no applying students majoring in these areas) a foreign language major will be given preference.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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