Amounts vary by instrument and ensemble at the discretion of Music department faculty.
Music Scholarships are provided for a maximum of eight semesters.
- Undergraduate Kirkland Campus First-Year and Running Start Students
- Undergraduate Kirkland Campus Transfer Students
Recognized talent in instrumental or vocal music.
Music Scholarship auditions for new students enrolling in the Fall or Spring semester must be completed by the annual audition deadline the academic year prior. Learn more and sign up here.
Application and Audition
A submitted Northwest University application is required for the audition process. Auditions are generally held on-campus. Learn more and sign up for a live audition with Music department faculty.
Recipient must be registered for and participate in at least one music ensemble as designated per their scholarship award letter. Recipients must also take applied music lessons in their awarded talent area, which have associated fees. Passing grades in these courses are required for renewal. Failure to meet these requirements results in loss of music scholarship. In addition, recipients must meet satisfactory academic progress standards.