Each spring, the Music faculty nominate individual students for the following awards:

  1. Dorothy Chancellor Currey Scholarships
    For music majors or minors who demonstrate excellence in music.
  2. Helen Blyth Hazen Music Prize I
    To the outstanding senior who began their serious study of music at Mount Holyoke.
  3. Helen Blyth Hazen Music Prize II
    To the outstanding senior whose excellent work in the department reflects the integration of music history, theory and performance.
  4. Music Department Prize
    To the outstanding student of music in the junior class.
  5. Michèle Scanlon Prize
    To the outstanding senior whose successful effort creates a career path, combining music studies with work in other disciplines. 
  6. Irving R.Eisley Prize
    To a senior who excels in writing about music.

In addition, students may apply to audition each spring for the Concerto Competition.