Please submit the completed form to be considered for the Jussi Bjorling Music Scholarship.
You may apply for the Jussi Björling Music Scholarship in multiple performance areas—for example, you may send one application for voice and another application for piano. Separate application forms, audition recordings, recommendation letters, and résumés must be completed for each performance area.
Additional Scholarship Information
Applicants for the Jussi Björling Music Scholarship must submit these items:
- Audition (choose from the two options below):
• Recorded Audition: You can submit your audition on CD
, or upload a MP3
on your Online Status Check Page
by selecting the appropriate scholarship name in the upper right hand corner: 2015 Music Scholarship.
scroll down and click on 'Edit Portfolio', choose the appropriate file, and click 'upload' to submit your media.
• Live Audition: To schedule a live audition, please contact the Admission Office at least two weeks before your desired visit date.Your performance—which can be solo or with accompaniment—must include two selections, by different composers, and of contrasting performance styles. Your entire audition recording should run between five and ten minutes. Please label the recording with your name and audition medium (i.e., “voice,” “piano,” or “trumpet”), as well as the title and composer of each piece performed.
- Recommendation Form
The Recommendation form must by submitted by an ensemble director or an individual instructor that is familiar with your musical talents. Upon submission of this form, a link to the recommendation form will be sent to the instructor specified above.
- Music Résumé and Short Essay
Please summarize your private studies, solo and ensemble experience, and any musical honors you have received. Please use the space provided below.
These scholarships require separate applications, which are due by November 1 for Early Action students or January 5 for Rolling Admission Students. Students who fail to meet this scholarship deadline may not be eligible for scholarship awards.
You are automatically considered for other scholarships based on your Application for Admission. To apply for scholarships online, and to learn more about all your options, please visit our scholarship page.
By filling in your electronic signature below and submitting this form, you are verifying that the information is accurate and acknowledging that it will be used to evaluate potential scholarship awards.