College students who wanted to pursue a career I n music industry may seek financial assistance for their college education through the NAMM Foundation. This foundation has the so-called NAMM Foundation Music Products Industry Scholarship Program that aims to support students who plan to express commitment and aptitude for business leadership and innovation in the music products industry.
The NAMM Foundation offers tuition scholarships amounting to $2,500 to $5,000 each year that can be used by its scholars to support full-time college students in their college courses. To qualify for this scholarship, students must be enrolled for the Summer or Fall 2009 semester in a university-based music business or music education program.
The applicants should also have an overall 3.0 grade point average as well. The selected scholar will be notified by December 1, 2009, and scholarship fund will be transferred to the student’s college or university to support education-related expenses. All scholars of NAMM Foundation are required to submit a scholarship impact report of their related progress within 90 days of the end of the funded academic year or no later than September 1, 2010.
Just take not that this scholarship is non-renewable and applicants may only apply once for the same scholarship program. To apply for this scholarship, complete all sections of the electronic scholarship application, submit it online together with the uploaded required materials via the online application system. Scholarship guidelines can be viewed here.