American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Foundation

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American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Foundation

Louis Armstrong Scholarships (High School/Scholarship)
Charlotte V. Bergen Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Cherry Lane Foundation/Music Alive! Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
David Rose Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Fran Morgenstern Davis Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
John Denver Music Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Louis Dreyfus Warner-Chappell City College Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Steve Kaplan TV and Film Studies Scholarships (Professional Development/Scholarship)
Leiber and Stoller Music Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)
Rudy Perez Songwriting Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

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Louis Armstrong Scholarships (High School/Scholarship)

Purpose: To award scholarship to students in their junior year. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicant must be a junior-year student and enrolled full-time at Mt. Vermon High School. Criteria: Selection will be based on abilities in music performance and composition.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: The ASCAP Foundation does not accept applications for this scholarship. Interested students should consult their financial aid office for application information. Contact: Mt. Vermon High School, Guidance and Career Center, 703-619-3244 or ASCAP Foundation at the above address (see entry 938).

Charlotte V. Bergen Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide scholarship to young composers, aged 18 or under, to be used for music study at an accredited college or music conservatory. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States, or enrolled students with Students Visas. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: Applicants must submit a completed application form, one reproduction of a manuscript or score, biographical information including music studies, background and experience and a list of compositions. Completed Application materials must be postmarked on or before the deadline. Deadline: March 1.

Cherry Lane Foundation/Music Alive! Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To award scholarships annually to African-American college or university students. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicant must be an African-American college or university student majoring in music. Applicants must demonstrate musical talent and proficiency in the areas of arranging, producing, conducting, performing. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: The ASCAP Foundation does not accept applications for this scholarship. Interested students should consult their school's financial aid office for application information.

David Rose Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To award scholarship to qualified college-level students. Focus: Filmmaking; Music. Qualif.: Applicant must be a college-level student working toward a career in scoring for film and/or television who is participating in AS-CAP's Film and Television Scoring Workshop. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: The ASCAP Foundation does not accept applications for this scholarship. Interested students should consult their school's financial aid office for application information.

Fran Morgenstern Davis Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide scholarship to the music composition students at the Manhattan School of Music. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate music composition students at the Manhattan School of Music who demonstrate the potential to produce creative and original work and who also demonstrate financial need. Criteria: Selection will be based on the Manhattan School of Music faculty's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. Number Awarded: 2.

To Apply: Applicants must submit an application together with other required documents to the Manhattan School of Music.

John Denver Music Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide young music students with an opportunity to attend a summer music camp which they would otherwise not be able to afford. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicants must be students, aged 10-16, who demonstrate both musical promise and financial need. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. Number Awarded: 3. To Apply: Applicants must submit an application to the Perry-Mansfield School in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Contact: Perry-Mansfield School in Steamboat Springs, Colorado; 800-430-ARTS; [email protected]

Louis Dreyfus Warner-Chappell City College Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To award scholarships to composition students for scores written for dance, film/video or theater. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicants must be students enrolled in either a B.A. or B.F.A. program at the City College/City University of New York. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: The ASCAP Foundation does not accept applications for this scholarship. Interested students should consult their school's financial aid office for application information.

Steve Kaplan TV and Film Studies Scholarships (Professional Development/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide financial assistance for an aspiring television and film composer to attend ASCAP's Film Scoring Workshop in Los Angeles. Focus: Filmmaking; Music. Qualif.: Applicant must be a television and film composer. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: Interested applicants may contact the Foundation for the application information.

Leiber and Stoller Music Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide assistance to young aspiring songwriters, musicians and vocalists. Focus: Music. Qualif.:

Applicants must be incoming freshmen at Berklee College of Music. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. Number Awarded: 2. To Apply: Interested students should consult their financial aid office for application information.

Rudy Perez Songwriting Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To present scholarships to aspiring Latino songwriters. Focus: Music. Qualif.: Applicant must be an aspiring Latino songwriter who demonstrates potential to produce creative and original work and also demonstrates financial need. Criteria: Selection will be based on the committee's criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. To Apply: The ASCAP Foundation does not accept applications for this scholarship. Interested students should consult their school's financial aid office for application information.

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