Pitt-BNY Mellon Jazz Scholarship 2016–17

The Application for the 2016–17 University of Pittsburgh/BNY Mellon Jazz Scholarship is now available for download in pdf format. Download the Scholarship Application. You may also obtain a copy in person, by phone, or by writing to the following address:

University of Pittsburgh
Jazz Scholarship
130 Music Building
4337 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Telephone: (412) 624-4187

Completed Applications are due by June 3, 2016.  A $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student who will be enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh in September of 2015.  The scholarship is divided between the Fall and Spring terms and is awarded on the basis of performing ability as demonstrated by an audition video file or CD.

A nationally recognized panel of jazz musicians will select the winner.  In the past, panel members have included George Cables, David Baker, Curtis Fuller and James Moody.