Music Scholarships

The York College Music Program offers the Dennis Moorman Scholarship and Kenneth G. Adams Scholarship to students majoring in music.

 

Kenneth G. Adams Scholarship

The Kenneth G. Adams Scholarship was established in memory of Kenneth Adams, Professor of Music at York College.  The scholarship provides talented and deserving students with the opportunity to pursue a music education with emphasis in music performance and music education.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a Full-time student majoring in Music
  • Minimum of 3.25 GPA or higher at the time of application
  • Live in the Tri-State Area
  • Must be a Upper Sophomore to Lower Senior
  • Able to read music, sing or play an instrument with an emphasis in Music Performance and/or Music Education

How to apply:

  • Submit the York College Foundation Scholarship Online Application (Essay topic: Why Did You Decide to Major in Music?)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation from faculty members (One letter must be from a York College Performing & Fine Arts faculty member)
  • Documentation of student eligibility

 

Dennis Moorman Scholarship

The Dennis Moorman Scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Dennis Moorman, Professor of Music at York College. This scholarship provides talented and deserving students with the opportunity to pursue a music education with emphasis in Jazz.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must major in Music
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher at the time of application
  • Preferably lives in the Tri-State area
  • Must be a Lower Junior to Lower Senior
  • Able to read music, sing or play an instrument with an emphasis in Jazz

How to apply:

  • Submit the York College Foundation Scholarship Online Application (Essay topic: Why Did You Decide to Major in Music?)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation from faculty members (One letter must be from a York College Performing & Fine Arts faculty member)
  • Documentation of student eligibility