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Phone: 610-436-2739
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Scholarships & Awards


School of Music scholarships are available to West Chester University music majors, according to the criteria for each scholarship. Some require an audition with department faculty to determine the recipient.

Contributions from our loyal donors continue to build endowment funds for the future. We wish to thank each and every one of these committed individuals and organizations for their efforts to help provide quality education for students of the West Chester University School of Music.

Incoming Freshman

Sandra Alesia Atkins Memorial Scholarship
George And Susan Boyer Organ Scholarship
Robert L. Carl Memorial Keyboard Scholarship
Paul E. Carson Band Scholarship
Vincent D. Celentano Memorial Scholarship
John T. Coates Horn Scholarship
Samuel Russell Cosby, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Voice
Charles S. And Margherita Gangemi Memorial Scholarship
Miriam S. Gottlieb Piano Scholarship
Fritz K. Krueger Memorial Voice Scholarship
Theodora Pandel Memorial Piano Scholarship
Roz Patton Vocal/choral Scholarship
The Blanche Stretch Peterson Piano/Organ Scholarship
String Scholarships

Applied Music

Cavalcade Of Bands Scholarships
Frank T. Cheesman Memorial Vocal/Choral Scholarship
Michael Falcone Memorial Jazz Scholarship
Raymond and May Grayson Friday Memorial Scholarship
Arthur E. Jones Scholarship
Virginia Keshel MacArthur Annual Scholarship
S. Powell Middleton Memorial Scholarship
Lloyd C. Mitchell Piano Scholarship
Michael Morochko Memorial Piano Scholarship
Constance W. Murray Memorial Scholarship For Piano Pedagogy
Hillary H. Parry Memorial Scholarship Fund
Roz Patton Most Improved Voice Major Scholarship
Jane Elizabeth Sheppard Vocal/Choral Scholarship
Rob Simon Memorial Award
Lois Williams Concert Choir Scholarship

Music Education

Class Of ’45 Memorial Music Scholarship
John Gutscher Scholarship In Music Education
Sophomore Music Scholarships

Music Theory And Composition

Charles S. And Margherita Gangemi Memorial Scholarship
Harry Wilkinson Music Theory Scholarship

School Of Music

Lenore Alt Excellence And Leadership Award
Laury Samuel Brokenshire Scholarship
Jacobs Music Steinway Award
Leonard Laubach Music Scholarships
Theodore Presser Foundation Scholarship
Everett E. Shaefer Memorial Scholarship
Charles A. Sprenkle Scholarship
Joy Vandever Scholarship
Benjamin Whitten Prize

Independent Scholarships And Grants

David Leibig Memorial Grant Fund
Dr. Charles S. Swope Memorial Scholarship Foundation
West Chester University Foundation Grant


Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia S. Powell Middleton Award
Pi Kappa Lambda
Sigma Alpha Iota College Honor Award
Sigma Alpha Iota Scholastic Certificate