The Gilt City LA Scholarship was created to support the education of creative, aspiring musicians in the Los Angeles area. The scholarship will be awarded in Spring 2013 to an intermediate or advanced student (US or non-US citizens) enrolling in the Bachelor of Music in Performance program at MI in any one of five major instruments of study (Guitar, Bass, Drums, Keyboard, Vocals) who demonstrates overall outstanding musicianship, passion for the instrument and the potential for developing their own individual sound or unique voice in any style or genre.The scholarship is applicable for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Music in Performance program only, and may not be transferred to “non-performance program” emphases or minors (Audio Engineering, Music Business, Independent Artist, Guitar Craft, or Film) within a BM degree.
$2,000.00 tuition credit ($1,000.00 per quarter for the first two consecutive quarters of the program. Awardee must maintain enrollment at 12 units (fulltime status) during the full length of award period. Failure to maintain enrollment and satisfactory academic progress in Bachelor of Music in Performance program for the full duration of the scholarship may result in withdrawal of the award.
Eligibility and Conditions
Newly-enrolled MI Bachelor of Music in Performance program students only. US citizen and non-US citizen.
How To Apply
Complete a Gilt City LA Scholarship application. Provide the completed application form including:
Submit a video recording (DVD format only) of you performing three (3) songs in any genre on your primary instrument (or voice). It is recommended that this include two (2) live ensemble (band or duo) performances, and one (1) solo (or a capella) performance.
For programs beginning: Spring 2013
Submit application by: March 1, 2013
Incomplete or late packages will not be accepted or returned. Scholarship awards are non-transferable.
All materials must be submitted in a complete package and mailed via US Postal Service to:
6752 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
For more information, please visit : official website