UNCG Grants and Scholarships: College of Visual and Performing Arts

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Art
 For more information contact 336.334.5248
FundEligible Students
Dr. Elisabeth Jastrow ScholarshipAwarded to a junior student who is interested in Art History.
Fred C. Pierce Memorial Scholarship In ArtAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in Art, with a preference for students with financial need.
Gregory Ivy Art ScholarshipAwarded to full-time graduate students majoring in Art.
Happy DuBose "Kenan" Gray ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to a sophomore, junior or senior student majoring in Art, with secondary consideration given to financial need.
Helen A. Thrush ScholarshipAwarded to juniors, seniors and graduate students majoring in the Art department.
Herbert & Virginia H. Howard ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in Art.
Junahlyn Arante Hylton Excellence in Print AwardAwarded to a BFA art student concentrating in New Media and Design who has completed coursework in that area on a 300 level. Application is required to apply.
Letitia Wilmot Hutton Endowed Scholarship in ArtAwarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate junior or senior majoring in Art.
Mary Cochrane Austin Art ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students majoring in Art, with a preference for NC residents and those preparing for a teaching career.
Maud Gatewood Scholarship In PaintingAwarded on the basis of merit to juniors, seniors and/or graduate students majoring in Painting in the Department of Art.
Myrtle Spaugh Reeves Art ScholarshipAwarded to a student majoring in Art. Preference for students with financial need.
 

 

Dance
 For more information contact 336.334.4032
FundEligible Students
Cheney Scholarship In Dance ChoreographyAwarded to full-time undergraduate students majoring in Dance who have a special interest in or talent for choreography within the idiom of contemporary dance. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.2.
Dr. John T. & Mary Louise Lowe Burns Memorial Scholarship In Dance And Musical TheatreAwarded to students majoring in Dance and/or Theatre.
Kimberly Renee Goodman Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student majoring in Dance, with preference given to students from North Carolina and further preference to those from Iredell County.
Melanie Feinstein Memorial Scholarship In Dance
Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student majoring in Dance with commitment to using dance in a context of human liberation and social justice.
Peggy Pegram-Phoebe Baughan Barr Scholarship In Dance
Awarded to full-time undergraduate students majoring in Dance. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.2.
Virginia Moomaw Dance ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in Dance. Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate reliability, enthusiasm, professionalism and strong potential for success in one or more of the following: choreography, performance and/or teaching.
 

 

Music
All funds awarded through Music (except the A. J. Fletcher Scholarship and the Presser Foundation Scholarship) are based on the audition for admission to the Music Department. To obtain an Audition Request Form, contact the Music Department at 336.334.5789. 
FundEligible Students
A.J. Fletcher Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Alyse Smith Cooper Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in Music, with a preference for students who are majoring in voice, piano, or organ.
Anne Johnson Byrd '45 Music ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need, talent and/or academic performance to full-time undergraduate students majoring in Music. Preference given to students from Harnett County, NC.
Barbara & Herman Cone Jr. Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in Music.
Bettie Ferrell Clark '59 Music ScholarshipAwarded to talented and deserving students majoring in Music.
Bo Williams & Ish Brady Music ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of financial need to students majoring in the School of Music.
Burke Endowed Scholarship In ClarinetAwarded on the basis of merit to a student in the School of Music whose principal instrument is clarinet.
Burlington Industries Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Carolyn M. & Clayton Lee Piano Scholarship
Awarded to students majoring in the School of Music whose principal instrument is piano.
Cramer and Rebecca Taylor Little Music ScholarshipAwarded to full-time undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Music.
David Moskowitz Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music whose principal instrument is a string instrument.
Doris Huffines Bernhardt Graduate Award In MusicAwarded to graduate students in the School of Music.
Dorothy Buchanan Collins Fellowship In MusicAwarded primarily on the basis of academic achievement to graduate students in the School of Music, with first preference given to those concentrating on vocal performance. Financial need will be an important secondary consideration in selecting recipients.
Dr. George A. & Suzanne T. Kiorpes Piano ScholarshipAwarded to talented and deserving undergraduate student majoring in Piano. Scholarship may be renewable up to 4 years if recipient maintains satisfactory musical progress and academic standing.
Dr. John Boda Music Composition ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in Music Composition, with a preference for juniors or seniors.
Dr. Lenoir C. Wright Music ScholarshipAwarded to students, enrolled full-time, majoring in the School of Music.
Edgar Quarles Rooker Leader of the Band Endowed ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to instrumental music education majors with an emphasis in winds, brass, or percussion who are strongly considering a career in band conducting.
Edwin Phillip & Inga Borgstrom Morgan Piano ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music whose principal instrument is piano.
Elizabeth "Betty" Shipmen Bennet Flute ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music who are majoring in flute.
Elizabeth Cowling Music ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of academic achievement to students in the School of Music. Financial need may also be considered in selecting recipients.
Elizabeth D. Harris Memorial Scholarship In MusicAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate students majoring in Music Education. Financial need may be a factor in selecting recipients.
Elizabeth Fulton Van Noppen Music Scholarship
Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and musical talent to students majoring in Music Education. Financial need may be a consideration in making selections.
Emma Slater Music ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need to students majoring in Music.
Grace Van Dyke More Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students with financial need whose major is Music Education.
Hermene Warlick Eichorn Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Hester Undergraduate Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Ila A. Hensley, Virginia Jeter Sneed & Virginia Elizabeth Sneed Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
James Maurice And Sallie Steelman Godbey ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to undergraduate students majoring in the School of Music. Students must maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA for renewal of scholarship.
Joel R. Adams & William P. Carroll Scholarship For Graduate Study In MusicAwarded to graduate students in the School of Music who are majoring in Choral Conducting, Vocal Performance or Composition.
Jonathan Randall Black Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music with a preference for graduates of Pinecrest High School (Pinehurst, NC).
Joy Culbreth Morrison Graduate Fellowship In MusicAwarded to a graduate student majoring in the School of Music.
Laura B. & Christopher C. Tew Viola ScholarshipAwarded to talented and deserving students majoring in Music whose major instrument is Viola.
Lawrence E. And Alma Louise Knuckey Hart Graduate Fellowship In Music Awarded to graduate students majoring in the School of Music.
Lewis J. Gaskin Family Harp ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music whose major instrument is Harp.
Linton/Cooke Family Music ScholarshipAwarded to voice students majoring in Music Education with a concentration in Choral/General Music Education. Recipients will be sophomores and NC residents.
Louise G. Fleming '41 and Dr. Thomas S. Fleming Music ScholarshipAwarded to talented and deserving undergraduate students in the School of Music, who are majoring in Music Performance or Music Education.
Margaret McConnell Holt Music ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to students majoring in the School of Music, with preference for students studying violin.
Marie Cranford Carter Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in Music.
Marion Moring Stedman Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in Music.
Marion Stedman Covington Music ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement and/or musical talent to undergraduate students majoring in Music.
Martha Jordan Jones Piano Performance ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in Piano Performance in the School of Music.
Matthew E. Russ And Ann Fitzmaurice-Russ ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring Psychology, Sociology, and Jazz Studies in the Music School, and to graduate students in the Creative Writing Program in the English Department. Scholarship will rotate among these departments, so that each department makes awards once every four years.
Mock, Dallas & Birch Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music with a preference for those whose major instrument is piano or organ.
Music Student And Faculty ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Musical Arts Guild ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Patricia Haines Copley Music ScholarshipAwarded to a student in the School of Music whose principal instrument is piano.
Presser Foundation Music ScholarshipAwarded to a rising senior student majoring in the School of Music.
Richard Cox Vocal Arts ScholarshipAwarded to students in the School of Music who are voice majors, concentrating in choral conducting or pedagogical studies, opera performance, or other vocal arts concentrations.
Roslyn Southerland Harris Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
School Of Music - Dean's AwardAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music, with preference for students whose principal instrument is piano.
School Of Music General ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music.
Shirley Golden Lynch & Bert G. Lynch Music ScholarshipAwarded to students majoring in the School of Music, with preference for students who have financial need.
Stan Kenton Memorial Jazz Studies ScholarshipAwarded primarily on the basis of financial need to students studying Jazz in the School of Music.
Susan Elizabeth Brown Music ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students majoring in Music.
Todd Owen Carter Music FundAwarded to graduate music students with a preference for those majoring in choral or instrumental conducting.
Tom Zirker Memorial Flute ScholarshipAwarded to talented and deserving undergraduate students majoring in Music whose principal instrument is flute.
UNCG Double Reed Endowed ScholarshipAwarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music whose principal instrument is oboe or bassoon
William F. Black Scholarship In Jazz StudiesAwarded to talented and deserving undergraduate students who are majoring in Jazz Studies.
 

 

Theatre
For more information contact 336.334.4032
FundEligible Students
Andreas Nomikos Theatre Design ScholarshipAwarded to graduate students majoring in Theatre who are specializing in design.
Anita C. Fox Memorial ScholarshipAwaded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students majoring in Theatre.
Dr. & Mrs. Edward Gerock Boyette Theatre Production ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to undergraduate students pursuing a BA or BFA in Design and Technical Theatre or Technical Production in the Theatre Department.
Dr. John T. & Mary Louise Lowe Burns Memorial Scholarship In Dance And Musical TheatreAwarded to students majoring in Dance and/or Theatre.
Herman Middleton ScholarshipAwarded to a junior or senior student majoring in Theatre.
Kathryn Mca. England Graduate Scholarship In TheatreAwarded to graduate students majoring in Theatre.
Kay Brown Barrett Theatre For Youth ScholarshipAwarded on the basis of academic achievement to an MFA Theatre for Youth graduate student entering his/her second or third year of the program.
Mary Sheila Nassif Graduate AwardAwarded on the basis of financial need to talented graduate students with a major in the Theatre Department.
W. Raymond Taylor Scholarship In DramaAwarded to new incoming students (freshmen or transfers) who majors in theatre. Selection is based on audition.