Upcoming Events
Academy Orchestra Concert November 23, 2019 7:30 pm Saturday, November 23 | 7:30 pm Nichols Concert Hall
Academy Chamber Music Concert December 13, 2019 7:30 pm Friday, December 13 | 7:30 pm Nichols Concert Hall

Scholarship Information

Merit scholarships will be awarded based on the performance at the audition and subsequent annual juries.  Scholarships are a reflection of talent, although attendance, attitude, engagement and participation are also considered. 100% of students in the Academy receive a merit scholarship. To fulfill scholarship obligations, students are are required to perform at select Music Institute of Chicago functions and to state their Academy affiliation and teacher on all biographies, press releases, and interviews.


Students awards cannot exceed 80% of the total tuition. There is no need-based financial aid awarded in this program.