TCDA Scholarship Applications

TCDA proudly offers thousands of dollars in undergraduate student and professional development scholarships to our members each year.

For High School Seniors The James E Matheny Endowed Scholarship is designed to assist entering college freshman.  The family has specified an interest in HS seniors graduating from either Marshall HS, Marshall, TX or A&M Consolidated HS, College Station,TX.  However, if there are no qualifying applicants from those schools, this scholarship(s) will be awarded to other high school seniors.  For more information and the application, CLICK HERE.


Undergraduate Scholarships
Applicants must be enrolled in a Texas college or university as an undergraduate choral music education or church music major and have completed at least of 60 hours towards their degree by May 31 of the application year.  A minimum GPA of 3.0 (in a 4.0 system) is required to be considered for this scholarship. CLICK HERE to access the application.


Professional Scholarship
TCDA members may also apply for professional development scholarships for extended education or advanced degrees in music. CLICK HERE to access the application.


Applications and all accompanying materials are due by April 15, 2020.  Recipients will be announced and introduced at the TCDA Convention Business Meeting in San Antonio, July 24, 2020. Please call the TCDA office if you have any questions, 512-474-2801.