Awards In The Arts

Many national fellowships and scholarships are open to all fields, including fine arts, music, and performing arts. Please search the other scholarship pages on this site, as well as the world wide web and the Office of Fellowships library resources located in Dwight Hal for additional suitable awards.

American Symphony Orchestra Management Fellowship Program is a one-year program in all facets of orchestra management.  Deadlines: Fall and Winter.

Beinecke Scholarship is an award of $34,000 for two years of graduate study in the arts, humanities or social sciences. Mount Holyoke may nominate one junior who is a U.S. citizen with outstanding abilities. Candidates must presently be receiving some financial aid from Mount Holyoke. MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIREDMHC Deadline: Fall.

Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Award - Up to three years ($50,000 annually) of graduate study toward degrees in the performing arts, visual arts, or creative writing.  Mount Holyoke College may nominate up to two candidates per year.  Must be a senior or recent alumnae who has graduated within the past 5 years.  Candidates must demonstrate unmet financial need demonstrated by education costs that are greater than the total amount of other scholarships or awards, and insufficient and famil income to meet education costs.  MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIREDMHC Deadline: Late Fall.

Music Scholarships.US provides free music scholarships, grants, competitions and awards resources for students preparing for an exciting career in music.  This database of public and private Music Scholarships and competition awards for undergraduate/graduate school is constantly updated. MusicScholarships.US features instant access to the most recent financial aid opportunities. The latest, most accurate information available about Music Scholarship programs is provided on this comprehensive, up-to-date resource.