NPM Academic Scholarships

NPM Academic Scholarships assist with the cost of educational formation for pastoral musicians in formal academic settings. 


Congratulations to the 2019 Academic Scholarship Recipients!

Katie Latorre
Julio De Leon
Sister Mary of Holy Hope
Maria Milazzo
Stephen Rumler
Ethan O'nan
John Mitchell
Virginia Tilley
Tyranique Thurston

NPM is proud to support your educational formation in pastoral ministry.

Scholarship Funds

This year, NPM and its partners are offering the following academic scholarships:

  • $3,000 NPM Members Scholarship
  • $3,000 La Beca Juan XXIII (reserved for Spanish-language pastoral musicians)
  • $2,500 OCP Scholarship
  • $2,000 GIA Pastoral Musicians Scholarship
  • $2,000 Nancy Bannister Scholarship
  • $1,500 Dr. James W. Kosnik Scholarship
  • $1,000 Funk Family Memorial Scholarship
  • $1,000 Dosogne Memorial Scholarship and Rendler-Georgetown Chorale Scholarship
  • $1,000 Father Lawrence Heiman, cpps, Scholarship (for students studying in the Program for Music and Liturgy at Alverno College in Milwaukee, WI)
  • $1,000 Dr. Peter R. and Rosemary C. Girardot Memorial Scholarship


Application Requirements

A completed NPM Scholarship Application Form (pdf file)
Application DeadlineApril 7, 2020