About the Scholarship

Northern State University Music Scholarships is licensed by Northern State University. The NSU was begun in the year 1901 in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The establishment has been focused on academic and extracurricular greatness. NSU gives broadly licensed scholarly projects in Art, Business, Music and Teacher training. These scholarships are awarded to music and non-music majors based on auditions. If you are unable to attend auditions, please submit a recording.


What are the basic requirements needed to apply for this scholarship?

  • The first thing the applicant has to do before applying for this scholarship is to complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to receive this award.

  • candidates must submit an audition by CD,  DVD  or (recommended) unlisted YouTube video or audio file.

  • Video recordings are preferred over audio-only.


How much does Northern State University Music Scholarships provide?

  • This scholarship provides $2500 annually which is non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies depending on the availability of funds and students meeting their academic progress.


Deadline scholarship

The applications are to be submitted by the end of February 01, 2020. Students are informed to submit their scholarship application and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other information are available online on the Northern State University website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant should be able to prove proficiency in Music by getting references from the high school principal, music teachers, and friends