Scholarships and Fellowships

Posted On July 12, 2017
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Scholarship Title Description
Alfredo Barili Scholarship To provide scholarships for music students with preference given to undergraduate string performers. Students must have demonstrable skill, evidenced through a combination of academic and musical talent, GPA and performance ability.
Bill Lowery Scholarship To provide scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in music.
Bobbie Bailey / NARAS Endowment To provide scholarships for students in the School of Music who are enrolled in the commercial music/recording program. Funds will be used for tuition, books, fees and other educational expenses.
Bradford and Patricia Ferrer Scholarship in Music To provide scholarships to undergraduate students in good standing who are currently enrolled in the School of Music at Georgia State University.  Preference will be given to qualified students with a 3.0 GPA in all Music courses.
Charles T. Wurm Scholarship To provide scholarships for students majoring in music who have outstanding musical ability and talents that meet the current needs of the School of Music.
Charles and Rosemary Hall Choral Music Scholarship To provide scholarships for junior or senior undergraduate and graduate students in good standing at the Georgia State University School of Music.  Recipients must demonstrate exceptional vocal talent, be a junior or senior undergraduate choral signer or a graduate level student majoring in choral conducting, and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Donald S. Gingrich Scholarship in Music Education To provide scholarships for undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in music education.
Duane & Drada Hoover Endowed Choral Sch. & Choral Activities To provide scholarships to choral students and support choral performances and touring activities.
   
Florence Kopleff Vocal Scholarship To provide scholarships to entering undergraduate students (freshman or transfer). Students must be qualified to major in voice performance or choral/general music education, and have a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Friends of Music Scholarship To provide scholarships and fellowships to students in the School of Music.
Gerschefski/Reader Scholarship To provide scholarships to cello students in the School of Music.  Students must demonstrate exceptional talent as a cellist; must serve the School of Music by performing in the cello choir and university orchestra and have a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Haskell and Mabel Boyter Choral Scholarship To provide scholarships to students in the School of Music.  Recipients must be in good academic standing in the College of the Arts and the School of Music, show outstanding achievement and leadership in choral music, and have a current minimum GPA of 3.0.
Haywood Family Endowed Scholarship To provide scholarships for undergraduate students in the School of Music.  Recipients of the award must be in good academic standing at Georgia State University and be currently enrolled in one of the programs in the College of the Arts School of Music.
Helen Riley Smith Voice Scholarship To provide scholarships to majors who have demonstrated excep­tional vocal talent and outstanding academic achievement. Students must be a junior or senior with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
John Demos Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to students in the School of Music.  Recipients must be in good academic standing in the College of the Arts and the School of Music, show exceptional talent on a woodwind instrument, serve the School by performing in two or more instrumental ensembles and have a current minimum GPA of 3.0.
John Schneider Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to students in the School of Music.  Recipients must be in good academic standing in the College of athe Arts & and the School of Music, show exceptional pianist talent with a strong interest in accompanying, and have a minimum current GPA of 3.0.
Lucile Allen Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to undergraduate music students enrolled in the School of Music and majoring in theory or composition with a 3.0 GPA or higher

 

Montgomery Music Scholarship To provide scholarships for students of the School of Music. Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and other such educational expenses.
Peter Harrower Scholarship In Voice To provide one scholarship to graduate students pursuing the master of music degree in voice performance in the School of Music; must have 3.0 GPA or higher.
Rick Bell Jazz Scholarship To provide scholarships to students majoring in jazz studies who demonstrate exceptional music talent.
Robert F. Clayton, Jr. Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships for full-time music students who are superior academic students, have financial need, and possess strong personal moral character and leadership qualities.  Eligibility for this scholarship is restricted to students who have progressed beyond the freshman year with preference given to undergraduate students.
Robert Shaw Choral Scholar Award To provide awards to support choral conducting graduate assistants enrolled in the College of the Arts.  Recipients must be graduate assistants in good standing at Georgia State University whose major is in choral conducting, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and currently at the Masters of Music level in choral conducting.
Robert Swiatek Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to students pursuing a bachelors or masters degree in the School of Music, particularly in applied percussion, who have an economic need and who have shown scholastic excellence. Recipients must be enrolled for a minimum of 6.67 semester hours  in any semester the funds are used and must maintain 2.75 GPA.
Sally Monsour Graduate Fellowship in Music Education Awarded to graduate students in music education.
Sam Wallace Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships for commercial music/recording majors.
   
Stegner Piano Scholarship To provide scholarships to music students with demonstrated dedication to the study of piano. Recipient(s) must be a rising senior and/or graduate student majoring in piano, demonstrate exceptional talent as a pianist and intend to become a professional concert pianist, and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher.
Steven Winick Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to music students enrolled in the School of Music. Students must be juniors or seniors who demonstrate exceptional talent on a brass instrument, preferably trumpet and maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA.
Susan Babush Memorial Scholarship To provide scholarships to students who demonstrate artistic abilities and are Georgia residents (preference being given in the area of graphic design).  Scholarship will pay tuition and fees for up to 30 semester hours. Selection will be based on financial need and ability.  Please note: This scholarship is awarded based on internal nominations by the department; therefore applications are not accepted.
The Aileen and Chris Valianos Music Scholarship To provide scholarships to undergraduate students in good academic standing who are currently enrolled in the School of Music at Georgia State University. Recipients must have a demonstrated commitment to excellence as an outstanding student and display potential to be a meritorious student or emerging scholar in their musical field of study.
Thomas M. Brumby Scholarship To provide scholarships to students in the School of Music.  Recipients must be in good academic standing in the College of the Arts and the School of Music, be majoring in music with a concentration in piano or organ and have a current minimum GPA of 3.0.
   
   

 

William G. Densmore Vocal Scholarship To provide scholarships to students engaging in a complete college curriculum study with emphasis in operatic voice studies. Students must be accepted to the School of Music as freshman, or be an incoming transfer student at the sophomore level or higher, or an incoming graduate student.  Must serve the School by performing in the Opera Workshop and University Singers and have a 3.0 GPA.
   

 

For more information, please visit the Student Financial Services http://sfs.gsu.edu/scholarships-grants/