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Music Auditions and Scholarships

Information about upcoming music auditions and available scholarships for study

Music Auditions & Scholarships

The Dr. Grier Williams School of Music will be holding auditions for degree programs for the 2022-2023 school year on:
Friday, August 18, 2023 (last audition date for FTIC freshmen students for Fall 2023 acceptance)
Friday, December 8, 2023
Friday, February 16, 2024
Friday, May 3, 2024 (last audition date for transfer students for Fall 2024 acceptance)
Priority scholarship deadline will be March 31, 2024. Students must have their university application and School of Music audition completed. Scholarship consideration preference will be given in order of completed applications received. 


Please contact with any questions.



Music Study Club Scholarship Competition

The University of West Florida Dr. Grier Williams School of Music and the Music Study Club of Pensacola will hold their annual scholarship competition on Saturday, March 31, 2024.  Scholarship categories include: piano, string, voice, and winds. All categories are open to students aged 14 to 19. Applicants must be 19 or under at the time of the competition and reside in Escambia, Santa Rosa, or Okaloosa county. Winners in each category receive $1,000, and $200 for runners up.

Download and fill out the application and mail to  Dr. Grier Williams School of Music.  Application dealine is March 12, 2024. For more information, please reference the application or contact


Music Study Club Scholarship Application and Guidelines 2024



Ensemble Auditions

For information on ensemble performance opportunities, please visit the respective pages. 


Argo Athletic Band


Runge Strings Orchestra

The Dr. Grier Williams School of Music benefits from an endowed scholarship fund in excess of $500,000. Awards vary in amount and are based on performance ability and departmental needs. Scholarships are available for Music majors, minors and non-music majors (application). Contact the department for audition information.

Related Documents

Music Catalog