New Member Scholarships

New Member Scholarships

New Member Scholarship Application 2013-2014

Up to 50 students will receive awards of $1,000 each, and up to 40 students will receive awards of $500 each. Scholarships can be awarded as soon as your application is complete, so apply now!

To Apply for the Award:

  1. Apply for admission to NIU at
  2. Academic achievement: ACT composite score 22 or higher, and high school GPA of 3.0/4.0 or top 10% of graduating class
  3. Complete and submit this application
  4. Submit a recommendation letter from your high school band teacher
  5. Complete the audition in person, via DVD, or via Youtube

All members of the Huskie Marching Band are required to attend band camp, which is held one week before the start of the fall semester. Visit the Huskie Marching Band website at in May for registration forms and additional information.