John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa

The Sousa Award is the pinnacle
of achievement in a high school band.

   Introduced in 1955 to honor the top student in the high school band, the John Philip Sousa Band Award® recognizes superior musicianship and outstanding dedication. It was created with the approval of Helen Sousa Albert and Priscilla Sousa, daughters of the famous composer and bandmaster.

National Sousa Registry

Directors may fill out an online form to post the names of winning students, current and previous, online. This national registry will become a permanent record of students’ achievements, and will be open for viewing by friends, family, and college admission departments. Go to to register or view current and past winners.

Sousa Conductor's Combination
Product ID : 21CC
Sousa Student Combination Set
Product ID : 21CB
Sousa Wall Plaque
Product ID : 21PL
Sousa Add-on Plaque
Product ID : 21AO
Sousa Deskpiece
Product ID : 21DP
Sousa Certificate
Product ID : 21CT
Sousa Pin
Product ID : 21PN