NDSU Music Scholarships

The NDSU Music Academy is a non-degree organization that provides a high-quality music education. The Academy allows students to work at their own pace in an encouraging environment. We also provide opportunities for students to perform and interact with each other in a non-competitive atmosphere. The instructors at the Academy are highly quali ed NDSU graduate and undergraduate students pursuing degrees in music education, music performance, and conducting. NDSU Music Academy lessons are taught at Peace Lutheran Church (1011 12th Avenue N, Fargo, ND).

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Scholarship Details: This is a scholarship for private music lessons at the NDSU Music Academy for the Spring, Summer or Fall session.

Scholarship Qualifications: Considered students must meet the qualifications and application requirements below.

• Applicants must be enrolled in 6th grade to 12th grade during the session.
• Applicants must have reliable transportation to lessons.
• Applicants must provide proof of financial need such as a letter from their school stating that they are on the free or reduced lunch program.
• Applicant must provide a referral from a music teacher, band director, or choir director.

Scholarship Application Process: Complete application and email to Admin@ExciteMusicFM.com. Once received, your referring teacher will be contacted for a short letter of recommendation or you may attach it to the application. You will be contacted within two-weeks regarding your application.

Any Questions? Please contact Heather Burbine at Heather@ExciteMusicFM.com or 701-446-7350 if you have any questions.