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Scholarships Offered By Minnesota Institutions


McNally Smith College of Music




Founders' Grant

The Founders' Grant is a need-based grant program for McNally Smith Colleges highest financial need applicants. Grant criteria include undergraduate students only without a prior bachelor degree. Award amounts are variable based upon estimated family contribution and other federal and state grant funding.

Award Amount: $100 - $9600

Renewable? Yes:
Continuous full-time attendance, including summer terms, and a 2.5 cumulative GPA.

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/founders-grant



Premier Scholarship

Merit-based Premier Scholarships are awarded to incoming and returning students who show outstanding promise in their chosen area of study (performance, production, composition, music studies, audio engineering, hip-hop studies, live sound, or business).

Award Amount: 20-60% of tuition each semester

Renewable? Yes:
for up to 4 years or 8 semesters total with a minimum GPA of 3.0 each semester.

Deadline: February 1st

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/institutional-scholarships



Conclave Music Business Scholarship

Presented in partnership with The Conclave, this scholarship is presented to one outstanding McNally Smith Business student each academic year, and includes tuition and a stipend to attend the Conclave Learning Conference in July.

Award Amount: 30-60% of tuition each semester

Renewable? Yes:
for up to 4 years or 8 semesters total with a minimum GPA of 3.0 each semester.

Number Awarded: 1

Deadline: February 1st

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/institutional-scholarships



Honors Scholarships

Honors Scholarships are partial tuition scholarships awarded to students identified and nominated by McNally Smith Department Heads. Students who are awarded Honors Scholarships will be of the highest level of musical potential and possess a solid academic record. Students themselves may not apply for Honors Scholarships and must be strongly recommended by a McNally Smith Department Head. These awards may go to students in any major area.

Award Amount: 20-50% of tuition each semester

Renewable? Yes:
for up to 4 years or 8 semesters total with a minimum GPA of 3.0 each semester.

Deadline: May 1st

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/institutional-scholarships



Presidential Scholarships

Presidential Scholarships are full or partial tuition scholarships awarded to students identified and nominated by McNally Smith faculty. Students who are awarded Presidential Scholarships will be of the highest level of musical potential and possess a solid academic record. Students themselves may not apply for Presidential Scholarships and must be strongly recommended by a faculty member or education administrator. These awards may go to students in any major area.

Award Amount: 25-100% of tuition each semester

Renewable? Yes:
for up to 4 years or 8 semesters total with a minimum GPA of 3.0 each semester.

Deadline: May 1st

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/institutional-scholarships



Academic Achievement Scholarships

All returning second, third and fourth year students are eligible for a scholarship award. No application is necessary as these awards are solely based on the cumulative GPA of at least two completed semesters. These scholarships are only awarded to full-time students who are not already receiving a McNally Smith sponsored scholarship.

Award Amount: $1,000 to $3,000

Renewable? No

Deadline: May 15th

Contact:
Neil Leibundguth
Financial Aid Office
McNally Smith College of Music
19 Exchange St E
St Paul, MN 55101

Phone: (651) 361-3324
Fax: (651) 291-0366
E-mail: neil.leibundguth@mcnallysmith.edu

More Info:
http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/institutional-scholarships