1. Strength of the audition (or portfolio for Music Composition applicants): Audition strength is determined by audition ratings and comments by faculty.
2. Needs of the school: The balanced number of students for the programmatic needs of CCPA is considered.
3. Financial resources of the student: Financial need will be taken into consideration when determining awards. Financial need is demonstrated through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) for US Citizens and Permanent Residents or through financial statements required for a student visa for international students.
CCPA scholarship funding is automatically renewed annually in the same dollar amount, provided a student is registered full-time and meets all the requirements within their conservatory's Scholarship Agreement. If you have further questions about CCPA financial aid and scholarships, please contact Thomas Ott, Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management, at email@example.com.
Loans are borrowed from either the government or a private entity to finance expenses directly related to the cost of your education. This money must be repaid and is subject to the terms and conditions outlined by the lender.
Carefully consider all financial aid options before borrowing.
The government pays the interest accrued on subsidized loans while you are enrolled in school.
You are responsible for the interest owed on unsubsidized loans while enrolled.
For qualified parents of dependent undergraduate students. Additional loan options are available to non-qualifying parents and students.
Consider all federal loan options before third-party private loans.