Nashville Songwriting Scholarship

The Nashville Songwriting Scholarship is an annual competition established to support aspiring country music artists nationwide. A $5,000 scholarship will be awarded for the best original song in any of the following genres: Americana, blues, bluegrass, contemporary Christian, country, folk, and roots. The contest is open to students between the ages of 17 and 24, who are enrolled in any college or university located in the United States. GRAMMY-winning recording artist and BMI songwriter Kacey Musgraves serves as honorary spokesperson for the competition. For more information or to apply, please click the link below.

Scholarship Overview

Award Amount: $5000

Open to: Undergraduate

Gender: No Requirement

Study Area: No Requirement

Ethnicity: No Requirement

How to Apply for this Scholarship

Application Type: Essay

Submit: Online


Deadline: January 15, 2021