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Music Scholarships Academic Year 2013-2014


High School graduates with acceptable academic records and music aptitude who plan to pursue studies as music majors are eligible to apply . 


Scholarships in various amounts, up to full tuition and music fees, are awarded on the basis of talent, academic record, and musicianship. Students with financial need may seek additional assistance through the college's Office of Financial Aid and the Chipola Foundation. 


All candidates must audition before a faculty committee of the Music Department.


  1. All candidates must be enrolled at Chipola College or must be accepted for enrollment as a student.
  2. All candidates must declare a major in music.
  3. All candidates must have achieved a scholastic grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 (C) or better in high school and if applicable, college course work completed.
  4. Candidates may qualify as either general music or music education.


  1. Submit a completed Music Scholarship Application and Foundation Scholarship Application Form along with personal letter telling a little about yourself and your future plans. Be sure to include why you feel you need help in going to college and how you feel you can benefit from the college experience. Bring/send all of these documents before or at the time of your audition.
  2. Furnish 3 letters of recommendation which address the applicant’s talent, character, ability to follow-through on assignments, ability to work independently, and academic ability.
  3. Audition time: Audition times will be scheduled with individual students following receipt of Registration Form.
  4. Prepare two audition pieces of contrasting styles.
  5. Recent photo.


Please make a complete listing of high school, college, or community music and theatre experience. Also list any training or coursework you may have had to include music, dance, speaking, drama.

Attach any additional sheets you need, and include/attach your resume if available.


 Music Scholarship Application


Thursday, February 20, 2014
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Students who are unable to meet these dates may make other arrangements by calling (850)-718-2257.


Audition times will be scheduled with individual students following receipt of Registration Form.



Please submit Music Scholarship Application form or mail to:

Associate Dean
Fine and Performing Arts
Chipola College
3094 Indian Circle
Marianna, Florida 32446-2053


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