Each spring, the Music faculty nominate individual students for the following awards:
- Dorothy Chancellor Currey Scholarships
For music majors or minors who demonstrate excellence in music.
- Helen Blyth Hazen Music Prize I
To the outstanding senior who began their serious study of music at Mount Holyoke.
- 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.
- Music Department Prize
To the outstanding student of music in the junior class.
- Michèle Scanlon Prize
To the outstanding senior whose successful effort creates a career path, combining music studies with work in other disciplines.
- 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.