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You may receive scholarships/stipends in one of two ways:
- through financial aid
- through departmental awards.
For financial aid assistance, visit the Financial Aid Office. Deadlines are as early as March 1 for the following academic year.
For department awards (see below) - deadlines are March 1 for the following academic year. Please download the application form (Available in Fall 2015) and complete and return to:
Armstrong State University
Department of Art, Music & Theatre
Attention: Music Scholarship Review Committee
11935 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31419-1997
Department scholarships or stipends available
The following are scholarships awarded by the faculty based on merit in the program. Students do not apply for these scholarships.
Persse Music Theory Scholarship - Highest GPA in the four-semester theory sequence - up to $3,600 award each year
Presser Undergraduate Music Scholar - Outstanding music student at end of junior year, musicianship, GPA, service to department - up to $4,800 award each year
The following are music scholarships available based on department criteria to fill the needs of the music program. Students must apply for these scholarships.
Band Scholarship - playing in the Armstrong Wind Ensemble, audition required - varies each year
Charles and Jo Elliot Jones Visual and Performing Arts Scholarship - completed freshman year, full-time status, declared art, music or theatre major - varies each year
George Welch Scholarship - playing in the Savannah Winds/Armstrong Wind Ensemble - varies each year - awarded by the Savannah Winds Board
I. Cantori Scholarship - singing in the choir - varies each year
James Lord Pierpont - undergraduate music education major, completion of course work for degree track, service to the music education community - varies each year
Piano Scholarship - piano major, audition required - varies each year
Savannah Winds Scholarship - playing in the Savannah Winds/Armstrong Wind Ensemble, audition required - varies each year
Sprague and Jane Exley Scholarship - percussion major, GPA 3.0 or greater - varies each year
Vocal/Choral Scholarship - vocal/choral major, audition required - varies each year