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Duke Merit Scholarships

FightTheTide11FightTheTide11 Posts: 426Registered User Member
edited April 2010 in Duke University
Does Duke give out any merit scholarships that aren't full rides? (AB Duke, BN Duke, Trinity Scholars, University Scholars, etc.)
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Replies to: Duke Merit Scholarships

  • eatsaloteatsalot Posts: 1,465Registered User Senior Member
    Nope. (10char)
  • ReticulumReticulum Posts: 173Registered User Junior Member
    Duke gives out several smaller scholarships that aren't necessarily merit based, you just kind of have to know where to find them. I got extremely lucky my first year when I auditioned for the Duke Symphony and found out there was a music scholarship available (not based on your performance skills). I just sent an e-mail and boom, another $10,000 I don't have to worry about.

    I haven't heard of this happening to too many other people, so you'll really have to search for them once you get on campus. It's not impossible though!
  • asiandukiepookieasiandukiepookie Posts: 27Registered User New Member
    a lot of people get scholarships at Duke after matriculating.
  • asiandukiepookieasiandukiepookie Posts: 27Registered User New Member
    well...maybe not a lot, but some.
  • sba2008sba2008 Posts: 13Registered User New Member
    What is required to get the music scholarship in additional to taking audition? What is your instrument?
  • factfinderfactfinder Posts: 8Registered User New Member
    Hi. I just got admitted to Duke and would double major in science and music. How do you like the music dept? I don't know a lot about it. I would be very involved in the choral part of the music dept. Would love your feedback. Thanks!
  • pozzolpozzol Posts: 75Registered User Junior Member
    Hi asiandukiepookie. Forgive my ignorance, but could you please explain. I am so nervous about all of this!! Thanks!
  • pozzolpozzol Posts: 75Registered User Junior Member
    Reticulum. Thanks for the info. Could you pleazzz send me info on this. Congratulations by the way.
    I have participated in chamber music ensembles for several years (piano). Is it too late to apply?? Email me personally if you prefer. I have been accepted to Duke, but I am waiting on FA before I can make my decision. Thanks for any help whatsoever.

    pozzol
    Nervous in Italy
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