Scholarships at VanderCook

Great Teachers Scholarship Fund

Undergraduate, master’s and certification, and TCEP students who display high levels of academic excellence and musical ability are referred to the president for award consideration for these $500–$3,000 scholarships. Awarded by VanderCook’s Admissions Committee, this scholarship is renewable provided the student maintains full-time enrollment status, earns a 3.0 semester GPA, and participates in ensembles as assigned. Full-time master's and certification or TCEP students must earn a 3.75 semester GPA. Donations to the Great Teachers Scholarship Fund may be made online by clicking HERE.

Named & Memorial Scholarships

These scholarships have been established in memory of influential alumni or individuals who, along with their families, have chosen to help sustain the legacy of VanderCook College of Music. The recipients of these awards are chosen in honor of these people and in the hopes they will continue to share their passion for music with their future students.

Interested in establishing a scholarship? Click here for additional information.


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