AYSO Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid

AYSO in Chicago, IL is committed to ensuring that all eligible musicians are able to participate in our programs regardless of financial barriers. Our financial aid program is set-up to help participants offset the program fees associated with attending AYSO programs.

  • Financial assistance is open to all successful applicants and is means-tested to ensure those with the greatest need receive assistance.
  • Applicants may wait to receive the outcome of their financial assistance application before paying their program fees.
  • In addition to this, AYSO offers musicians the option of setting up a payment plan.

DEADLINE application – May 15th


Discretionary awards will be made annually to provide support and encouragement to young musicians who display outstanding personal and musical attributes. These awards will be made annually to enable young musicians to take up valuable audition, study and performance opportunities.

DEADLINE application – May 15th


If you have any concerns regarding meeting the cost of AYSO programs please contact the AYSO office by phone at 630-850-8505, or by email at ayso@amimusic.org.