Are you in marching band in high school? Now you can begin earning college scholarships for your participation in marching band as early as the 9th grade, even if you don't plan to pursue it in college. Drake University, Butler University, The College of New Jersey and 232 other colleges offer up to $5,400 in scholarships for every year of marching band. Plus, if you're in a leadership role, you may be eligible for an extra scholarship of up to $3,375 per year!
Unlike other scholarships for marching band members, micro-scholarships don't involve an application, essay, or selection process. They are awarded in your aid package if you enroll at that college.
Here are just some of the colleges and universities offering scholarships for high schoolers participating in marching band. See more colleges, and earn micro-scholarships for everything from grades to volunteering in your community, by signing up for a free RaiseMe account.
|Number of colleges offering||235|
|Award amount||Up to $1,350 per year|
|Average award for leadership position||$262|