Music Scholarships

Music Programs

Choir at Baccalaureate Service

Music Scholarships

Richard W. Stroede Scholarship
Music Talent Award

Scholarship Information & Guidelines

Scholarships are available for incoming full-time students interested in participating in Music Programs at Defiance College. Scholarship recipients are selected through on-site auditions prior to the student’s first fall enrollment. Recipients must maintain a 2.0 grade point average.

The Music Talent Award and R. W. Stroede Scholarship winners must enroll for a minimum of one credit hour per semester in student music ensembles.
The R.W. Stroede recipient must also take one credit hour of an applied lesson per semester.

Group Audition Dates (for freshmen enrolling Fall 2018)

  • Friday, November 10, 2017
  • Friday, January 19, 2018
  • Friday, February 16, 2018
  • Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Thursday, April 12, 2018

Music Programs Audition Requirements (vocal and instrumental)

One prepared class A or B solo is required. Scales, sight reading, and/or tonal retention exercises may also be requested. An accompanist can be provided by request with music received two weeks prior to audition. To set up an audition for a group audition date or request an alternate date, please fill out an audition request.

Send audition materials to:
Music Programs
Defiance College
701 N. Clinton St.
Defiance, OH 43512