School of Music, PO Box 645300, Washington State University, Pullman WA 99164-5300, 509-335-6472, Contact Us
Each member of the Cougar Marching Band will receive monetary compensation in the form of a stipend at the conclusion of the season, provided that the member fulfills each of the following requirements:
- complete all necessary paperwork while at a stipend appointment;
- attend all required rehearsals, meetings, and/or performances as per the CMB Handbook;
- remain in good standing with the Cougar Marching Band as per the CMB handbook.
Stipend-eligible groups: Cougar Marching Band, Volleyball Band, Women’s Basketball Band, Men’s Basketball Band, and ZZU Drums.
Current Stipend Structure
|group||base stipend||add'l stipends|
|Marching Band||$200 1st yr|
$300 2nd yr
$400 3rd yr
$500 4th yr
|$100 Fall ZZU Drums bonus
$250 Leadership bonus
|Volleyball Band||$300 auditioned (35 spots)|
|Women's Basketball Band||$300 auditioned (35 spots)|
|Men's Basketball Band||$300 auditioned (35 spots)|
|ZZU Drums (Basketball through Spring)||$300** auditioned, all women's bball games|
Stipend Appointment Paperwork
Signature (All Members):
In order to begin the stipend disbursement process, each stipend-eligible member must complete paperwork. The nature of this paperwork varies by student, so pay close attention to late-season end-of-rehearsal announcements for more info.