Financial Aid Scholarships

Financial Aid Scholarships

Through the generosity of our donors, financial aid scholarships are available for private and group instruction for both the fall and spring terms. In addition, financial aid scholarships are available for our summer day programs, including Pow-Wow, Music on the Hill (MOTH), Fiddlin' on the Hill, and Suzuki on the Hill.

Financial Aid is awarded based on need, merit, and the likelihood of the student benefiting from instruction. Current Powers Music School students are also evaluated based on their interest and motivation as exhibited in their current lessons and teacher evaluations. Please call (617) 484-4696 for details.

How to Apply for a Financial Aid Scholarship:

  • Download and complete the appropriate financial aid form (see below for links). A separate financial aid application must be completed for each student in the family (however, families need only submit one set of the required financial attachments).
  • On the Registration Form for the class, lesson, or program you are registering for, indicate that you are applying for Financial Aid in the appropriate checkbox.
  • Return your Financial Aid and Registration forms together in person at our office (396 Concord Avenue, Belmont), or mail to Powers Music School, P.O. Box 398, Belmont, MA, 02478. Students will not be registered without a completed financial aid application form.

Financial Aid Applications:

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  • Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 semester financial aid for CONTINUING STUDENTS:
    Click here for the application.
    Deadline - June 16, 2017
    Please note! All available aid for Fall 2017-Spring 2018 has been appropriated.
  • Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 semester financial aid for NEW STUDENTS:
    Click here for the application. Rolling deadline
    Please note! All available aid for Fall 2017-Spring 2018 has been appropriated.
  • Summer 2018:
    Application will be posted in winter. Rolling deadline


Special thanks to corporate sponsor Watertown Savings Bank for their support of the Financial Aid Scholarship program at Powers!


PO Box 398 Belmont, MA 02478  |  Phone: 617.484.4696  

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