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2020 Theodora Zavin Award Winner Announced

The BMI Foundation has announced Laguardia High School senior Ava Henry as the winner of the 2020 Theodora Zavin Scholarship, a…

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2020 Curtis Mayfield Scholarships Announced with New School Partnership

The BMI Foundation, in partnership with the Curtis Mayfield Foundation, Chicago High School for the Arts (ChiArts), and Dekalb School…

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2020 John Lennon Scholarship Winners Announced

NEW YORK, NY ― August 4, 2020 ― The winners of the BMI Foundation’s 23rd Annual John Lennon Scholarships,…

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Kristina Sarro awarded Fifth Annual Nashville Songwriting Scholarship

Clay Bradley, BMI Foundation Trustee and Director of the Nashville Songwriting Scholarship competition, has announced Texas native Kristina Sarro as…

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Alec Schulman is Fifth Annual Future Jazz Masters Winner

The BMI Foundation has awarded Alec Schulman the 2020 BMI Future Jazz Master Scholarship. The $5,000 prize is typically awarded at BMI's celebration of…

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68th Annual BMI Student Composer Award Winners Announced

NEW YORK, NY ― May 12, 2020 ― The BMI Foundation (BMIF), in collaboration with Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), has announced the…

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2019 Pete Carpenter Fellow Announced

NEW YORK, NY ― August 7, 2019 ― The BMI Foundation is pleased to announce composer Christian Kolo as the…

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22nd Annual John Lennon Scholarship Winners Announced

NEW YORK, NY ― July 23rd, 2018 ― The winners of the BMI Foundation’s 22nd Annual John Lennon Scholarships,…

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LaGuardia Arts Graduate Noga Cabo is 2019 Theodora Zavin Scholarship Winner

The BMI Foundation has announced Noga Cabo as the winner of the 2019 Theodora Zavin Scholarship, a music study prize…

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BMI Foundation Presents 2019 Musical Theatre Awards

NEW YORK, NY ― June 20, 2019 ― The BMI Foundation has announced seven members of the Tony-honored BMI Lehman…

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Dan Pugach Wins Charlie Parker Prize/Manny Albam Commission at BMI Jazz Composers Workshop Showcase

BMI’s 31st annual Jazz Composers Workshop concert, held at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater in New York City on June…

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BMI Foundation partners with Aspen Music Festival and School for multi-year Fellowship

BMI Foundation President Deirdre Chadwick has announced a new multi-year partnership with the Aspen Music Festival and School, creating the…