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Student Membership Scholarship

Mail completed application form by October 5, 2014

The Alabama Choral Directors Association is working with the National ACDA office to provide collegiate students in Alabama with scholarship memberships to join ACDA. These scholarships will cover annual student membership costs for individual students. Each scholarship is good for one year. Students may reapply each year. A committee of the Alabama ACDA Board will select recipients of these scholarships.

Criteria for Eligibility:

  • The student must be a registered, full-time music student at an accredited institution.
  • The student must have an overall GPA of at least a 3.0.
  • The student must show evidence of future contributions to the choral music field.
  • The application must include two letters of reference on the student's behalf.


National Conference Scholarship

Mail completed application form by November 15, 2014

The National Alabama Choral Directors Association office has offered to provide each state with 5 scholarships covering the cost of student conference registration to attend the National Conference in Dallas, March, 2013. ACDA believes that student conference attendance is integral to the success of student conductors, and the future of ACDA. A committee of the Alabama ACDA board will select the five student recipients of these scholarships and submit the information to the national office.

Criteria for Eligibility:

  • The student must be a registered, full-time music student at an accredited institution.
  • The student must have an overall GPA of at least a 3.0.
  • The student must have completed at least one full year of academic study.
  • The student must have completed at least 24 credit hours (12 per semester).
  • The student must show evidence of future contributions to the choral music field (i.e. a sophomore evaluation for a music education student, a rising student teacher, a strong representation in their collegiate music department, etc.)
  • The application must include two letters of reference on the student's behalf.


Application Form
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