The scholarship will support an NCCU student majoring in Jazz studies who arrives with a high school grade point average of 3.0 or better in the last two years of his/her high school or transfer transcript. The applicant must write a two-page essay explaining why they should be awarded this scholarship. They must include three letters of reference, one of which should be from a teacher familiar with the applicant’s schoolwork. The applicant must also demonstrate financial need.
Scholarships are available to current or admitted NCCU students only (unless otherwise specified).