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 2017

  • Friday, December 2

  • Friday, January 20

  • Friday, February 10
  • Friday, March 24

  • Tuesday, April 11

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