Music Education Scholarships & Financial Aid
During your time at Baker, you will be eligible for various types of financial aid and scholarships. General academic scholarships and scholarships for participation in campus activities are awarded starting your freshman year. Departmental scholarships awarded for academic excellence are awarded annually at the Honors Symposium, held each spring. Each scholarship stipulates in which year of study you are eligible.
You may be eligible for state, federal and private loans and grants throughout your college career. To learn about the types of financial aid available to you and the application process, visit the financial aid page.
Scholarships in Your First Year
The Department of Music and Theatre offers participation scholarships to those who are active in vocal and instrumental performances on campus. Auditions are held for those interested in brass, woodwind, keyboard, strings, percussion instruments and voice. Learn about music scholarships.
Based on your high school GPA and ACT or SAT scores, you also may be eligible for one of several general academic scholarships. See participation awards to learn about what is available to incoming freshmen.
Scholarships in Subsequent Years of Study
The Department of Music and Theatre and the Department of Education give several awards with financial prizes to be applied to the following year's tuition. The recipients of these awards are announced each year at the Scholars' Symposium, held toward the end of the spring semester.