Other Scholarship Resources

Below, we’ve listed organizations that you may wish to contact as part of your search for educational funding. Our scholarship listings are not exhaustive. We encourage students to pursue scholarship opportunities in their local communities and on a national level.

Nationwide Resources

Council on Foundations: Many local foundations offer educational scholarships to community members. The Council on Foundation’s “Foundation Locator” provides an exhaustive list of foundations across the U.S.

Dollars for Scholars: Dollars for Scholars is a nationwide program that provides educational scholarships to students across America. Visit their website to see if Dollars for Scholars has a regional affiliate in your area.

Rotary International: Many Rotary Clubs offer educational scholarships to community members.  Visit the Rotary International website to view Rotary Clubs near you.

Selected Scholarships

International Student Scholarships


Music Scholarships


Nationwide Scholarships


Online Resources

We encourage students to browse the following scholarship search websites:

Always use caution when applying for private scholarship opportunities. Outside scholarships are sponsored, administered, and awarded by a variety of private agencies, organizations, and individual donors not affiliated with the Conservatory. Inclusion on this list does not constitute endorsement. This information is provided for informational purposes only.  The NEC Financial Aid Office cannot guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of information found at any of the outside scholarship sites above; it is critical that students verify information before applying.