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  • Scholarships

    The Department is able to award scholarships to outstanding students each year through the generosity of retired faculty, alums and lovers of our music programs. Scholarships require an audition and have an expectation of maintaining good academic standing as well as performing in ensembles.  The University Foundation also has an application process for numerous scholarships. For more information on Scholarships awarded by the foundation go to:

    The following scholarships are offered to students that are music majors.

    The new student auditions serve as your scholarship audition. Continuing students are also eligible for scholarship and can audition in the spring semester.

    UWL Alumni Band Scholarship Fund in Memory of Dr. John L. Alexander
    Thomas H. Annett Scholarship
    Thomas & Margaret Annett Scholarship for the Arts
    Laura and Joe Bowers UWL Concert Bands Scholarship Endowment Fund
    William Estes Choral Music Award
    Stella Trane Jackson Scholarship
    Mewaldt Music Scholarship
    Student Chapter #361 Music Educators National Conference (M.E.N.C.) Scholarship
    Lindy Shannon Music Scholarship
    Paul Stry Music Memorial Scholarship
    Robert A. Wessler General Music Scholarship Endowment Fund
    Paul C. and Martha M. Witzke Fund in Music

    Jazz Scholarships are available for any student
    wishing to participate in the Jazz Ensembles.


    Scholarships are devoted to students that are participating or enrolled in the Orchestra.

    Joseph Cordeiro Scholarship for Students Studying String Instruments
    Hoeschler Music Quartet
    UWL Symphony Orchestra Scholarship Fund
    Symphonic Brass Quintet Scholarship


    To contribute to our Scholarship Fund right now, 

    click on this link: The UW-L Foundation 

    Select "College of Liberal Arts" and make sure you put "MUSIC" in the note area.

    For information on other ways to contribute to our Scholarship Fund and support our student musicians, please contact the Music Department office at 608-785-8409.