Student musicians, regardless of major, are eligible to receive between $8,500 and $23,000 in music and institutional total scholarship funds.
Music scholarship opportunities
Incoming students who would like to participate in band or choir at Malone are eligible for music scholarships, regardless of their major. Auditions are required for scholarship consideration.
All students planning to major in music are required to schedule an audition.
The Department of Music offers auditions on the dates listed below. However, if these dates do not suit your schedule, you may request a different date on the scheduling form.
Follow the links below "Preparing for your audition" to learn more about audition expectations.
2019-20 Audition Dates
Monday, September 2, 2019
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Monday, February 17, 2020
Monday, March 2, 2020
Saturday, March 21, 2020
Scholarships are Renewable annually
Scholarships will be renewed annually, provided the student continues participation in a major ensemble (Chorale or Band), takes applied lessons, remains a full-time student in good standing at Malone University, and shows progress on the auditioned instrument.
Half of each award will be credited to the student's account each semester.
auditions for prospective music majors
All prospective music majors are required to audition for the music faculty according to the guidelines below, regardless of the desire or need for a music scholarship.
Those with a concentration in Music Production must also submit a one- or two-page statement outlining their experience in music production. A recording of work created is also recommended.
All Music Education or Music (General Music, Music Ministry
If you have auditioned for scholarship consideration, a second audition will not be necessary for the music majors. An additional audition may be necessary for placement, ensemble participation or instrument change.