Jordan College of Fine Arts
School of Music

Scholarship and Financial Aid

Merit and Talent Awards for New Students ~ Show more

Named Scholarships, Awards and Prizes ~ Show more

Named Scholarships, Awards and Prizes for returning students

Over the years, many individuals have recognized the need for financial assistance to students with ability and a sincere desire to pursue a liberal education. These donors, many of whom are Butler alumni, have established annual or endowed scholarships and awards to benefit Butler students.

*The following is a list of the current scholarships. Most are used to underwrite Butler University financial aid programs and cannot be applied for directly unless otherwise indicated.  To be considered for these awards, a recommendation from your applied faculty member to the Chair of the School of Music is required.

Sigma Alpha Iota Awards

  • William/Helen Speicher Award
  • Gloria McDaniel Performance Scholarship
  • Starost-Speicher Memorial Award
  • SAI Indianapolis Alumnae Chapter Award
  • A. Starost Memorial Scholarship (Women's Department Club)

Manuzzi Family Music Education Scholarship

Francis Fitzgerald Flutist Scholarship

Gigax Memorial Scholarship Fund

Rosemary Lang Honor Award

Mildred Allen Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Spencer Fox Memorial Scholarship

Jeanice Gartin Memorial Scholarship

Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society Performance Scholarships (Audition-Based Awards)

Maurice & Rosalind Pickett Scholarship

Donald Pike Scholarship

Janet Pike Scholarship

Mary Francis Roush Award

Martin Marks Music Scholarship

Paul Duckwall Scholarship

Charles Geyer Music Scholarship

Mary Pearl Scholarship

Rector-Magruder Scholarship

Mulholland Choral Scholarship

Jackson Wiley Award

Presser Foundation Award

A detailed description of each scholarship or award can be found under "Named Scholarships, Awards and Prizes" in theAcademic Bulletin.