Letter from the Director of Bands
My name is Dr. Shelby R. Chipman, Director of Bands at Florida A&M University. Welcome to the new website of the FAMU Incomparable Marching "100,” the university’s legendary marching band. The band program at Florida A&M University has a rich history and legacy of musical and marching excellence dating back to 1892. We are very excited to present to you the Marching "100", as you may have never seen it before. We hope you will enjoy over seventy years of history featuring, “The Most Imitated Band in America,” in a format never seen before.
Grants, scholarships, loans and employment opportunities are available to help families meet the cost of investing in a FAMU education. Students begin the financial aid process by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), available at your high school and on the internet at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
For additional information please call the Office of Financial Aid at (850) 599-3730 or access Florida A&M University (FAMU) Department of Music offers a limited number of music scholarships to students based on musical skill and knowledge.
Florida A&M University Incomparable Marching "100"