Music Programs

Performing Arts Grants

Anyone can apply for the Performing Arts Grant (PAG), regardless of major.

These annual and highly competitive grants of $1,500 are awarded to excellent student musicians who participate in select instrumental or vocal ensembles, regardless of their major.

General Requirements

  • Be admitted to Xavier University before submitting an audition.
  • Display musicianship and proficiency in your primary voice or instrument.
  • Intend to enroll in Chamber Orchestra, Concert Choir, Jazz Orchestra, or Symphonic Wind Ensemble.

Audition Requirements

  • PAG applicants may audition in person (February 11 or 18) or by submitting links to recordings. We wil contact those who choose an in-person audition with details.
  • Students should perform two contrasting pieces.
  • We recommend uploading recordings to YouTube or Dropbox (see application form).
  • Links to recordings must be submitted by February 18, 2024.
  • Submit the PAG application form

Additional Information 

Award decisions are made on a rolling basis. For full consideration, submit audition by February 18, 2024.