Music Degree Scholarships

Search free scholarships from our database that apply to a major in music, and closely related fields. Some of these scholarships apply to Canadian students, and others apply to American students, and many apply to both!

Scholarship Amount Deadline Region of Study Level of Study
Jeunes Mécènes Pour les Arts Grants

$15,000 award pool, split between 3 awards

 

***Application period for the 2019 award is now closed. Please check back in May of 2020 for information regarding the next award.***

 

Professional artist

 

Montreal

 

David Davis Memorial Fund

Not specified

 

October 1, annually

 

Undergraduate; Graduate

 

Canada; United States: Worldwide

 

The Geritol Follies Bursary

Not specified

 

October 1, annually

 

Undergraduate

 

Canada; United States

 

Davidson Institute Fellows Scholarship

$10,000

$25,000

$50,000

 

March 20, 2021

 

Applicant must be under the age of 18

 

United States

 

Leo J. Krysa Family Undergraduate Scholarship

$3,500

 

UPDATE: This scholarship program appears to be on pause due to COVID-19. Please check back in the winter of 2021 for an update.

 

Undergraduate

 

Canada

 

DAR Scholarships - Specific Areas of Study

Varies: $1,000 - $4,000 as a one-time award, or per year of study

 

February 15, annually

 

Undergraduate; Graduate

 

United States

 

The Canada Council for the Arts Grants

Varies by award

 

Various deadlines

 

Professional development

 

Canada

 

Indspire Post-Secondary Education Scholarship

Varies

 

February 1; August 1; November 1 at 11:59 p.m. PT (annually)

 

Full-time one-year certificate or diploma programs, undergraduate and graduate degree programs from an accredited post- secondary institution. 

 

Canada (Study outside of Canada is permitted at the graduate level).

 

Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowships

$1,850 per month or $1,350 per month including housing in the Society's Fellow's Residence

 

January 15, annually

 

Doctoral candidates

 

United States (location of fellowship)