Awards and Scholarships
Harris Institute has issued over $1.9M in scholarships and awards since 1989.
30th Anniversary Scholarships in 2019
Thirty $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students starting the
Arts Management Program, Audio Production Program or Music Business Professional
on March 25th and July 15, 2019. Fifteen scholarships for each start
will go to qualified candidates on a first come basis.
Nine $500 scholarships are presented at the annual Graduation and
Awards Ceremony to the students who achieved the highest academic
standing in APP/AMP 1, APP 2 and AMP 2 each term.
A $1,000 award is presented annually to the student who achieves the highest
academic standing in the Audio Production or Arts Management Program.
All students are eligible to be nominated by Harris Institute staff for three $4,000
scholarships presented annually by MusiCounts (CARAS) in the categories
of producer/engineer, music business or performing artist.
Double Major graduates of APP + AMP receive a $2,500 bursary and are
awarded Music Business Professional (MBP) Certification.
The Charles James Harris Leadership Award is presented with $500 to a student
who demonstrates outstanding leadership qualities by contributing to school life.
Graduates of the Audio Production and the Arts Management Programs are
eligible for full scholarships valued at $17,000 for BA or BSc Degrees
at the University of the West of Scotland (UWS).
Double major graduates of APP + AMP are eligible for direct entry into Master’s
Degrees at UWS with partial scholarships valued at $3,500, an
accommodation bursary and meal plan.
Students achieving a combined average of 80% or greater from all courses within
the Audio Production Program or the Arts Management Program are
awarded the Harris Institute Honours Diploma.
Harris Alumni Awards for ‘Excellence in Audio Production’, ‘Music Industry Education’
and ‘Music Industry Professional of the Year’ are presented to past graduates and faculty.