Roberta and Joseph A. Zinni Music Scholarship


Awarded preferably to an entering undergraduate music education major. May be awarded to a music major in any discipline.


  • Student must be a music major
  • Preference given but not limited to an entering Music Education major.
  • Enrolled in at least 12 credits per semester.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.67.
  • Enroll in applied music and appropriate ensembles.

Award Amount



February 28

How to Apply

Faculty Nomination on the basis of student application to USM and the student's Osher School of Music audition.

How to Renew

One year, renewable up to three additional years.


Christenia Alden-Kinne
103 Corthell Hall
207 780-5265
Disclaimer: Be sure to read the criteria for individual scholarships carefully. Most scholarships have enrollment and GPA requirements. Award amounts may vary each year and are subject to fund availability. As an NCAA Division III school, USM is prohibited from awarding scholarships based on athletic participation.