The O.L. McMillan Scholarship Award Program is a cash award program intended for financial assistance to a young musician enrolled in, or accepted for enrollment in a 4-year college music degree program.
The applicant must be an instrumental/vocal performer who is:
Applications must be received by the Scholarship Committee by April 1 of the application year. (For the year 2021, the deadline is extended to May 21.) Applications must include:
Exceptions to application criteria must be approved by the Scholarship Fund Coordinator.
Mail application packet to:
NMA Scholarship Fund Coordinator
1652 Canonade Court
Annapolis, MD 21409
The Coordinator will assign a receipt number to each applicant's package. The judges will judge in the blind, i.e., they will only know the applicant by number. Judges will score applicants using the Navy Musicians Association Adjudication Sheet, which you can download here. When judging is complete, the Coordinator will forward recommendations to the President of the Navy Musicians Association for award presentations to the deserving applicants. The decision of the Scholarship Committee is final.
For further information or questions, contact the Scholarship Fund Coordinator:
Raymond A. Ascione