Scholarships

Percussion

Each year, the University of Alabama in Huntsville provides a substantial number of scholarships based on academic merit and financial need. Graduating seniors with high grade point averages or those scoring well on their ACT or SAT exams may be eligible for academic scholarships through the Financial Aid Office. Some music scholarships are available exclusively for music majors and minors wil other scholarships are available to any full-time student, regardless of major or minor.

Scholarship for Music Majors and Music Minors

For music department scholarships, music majors/minors must meet the following requirements:

  • Students must have been accepted by the university prior to auditioning.
  • Students must have submitted a financial aid application prior to auditioning.
  • Students are encouraged to also fill out the FAFSA (Federal Student Aid) form.
  • Students receiving scholarships MUST be enrolled as full-time students during the semester(s) for which they receive music scholarships.
  • Students receiving music scholarships MUST be enrolled in at least one ensemble during the semester(s) for which they receive music scholarships.
  • Students receiving departmental scholarships must declare a music major or music minor.

Audition for Scholarships

Scholarships for other Majors and Minors

Those who wish to perform in a music ensemble, but not as a music major or music minor, are eligible for Music Ensemble Scholarships. Contact the appropriate ensemble director to arrange for an individual audition:

Choirs

Mr. Matthew Carey

 256.824.2581

mjc0030@uah.edu

Bands

Dr. C. David Ragsdale

 256.824.2583
dave.ragsdale@uah.edu

Jazz 

Ken Watters

 256.824.6436
kenneth.watters@uah.edu

Orchestra

Charles Hogue

 256.824.6436
charles.hogue@uah.edu