The Musicians Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of the George Duke Keyboard Scholarship at Musicians Institute. The scholarship is generously funded by Rich Buchanan and James Chesser on behalf of the Stanley Clarke Foundation; and has been created to honor the exceptional talents and artistic career of the legendary George Duke.
George Duke and Stanley Clarke
The scholarship will be awarded in spring 2016 to a new student (US or non-US citizen) enrolling in the MI Keyboard Program (at AA or Bachelor’s level) who demonstrates overall outstanding musicianship and “groove” in any of the following genres: R&B, Funk, Jazz or Pop.
The scholarship award of $2,000 will be applied as a tuition discount for the Spring 2016 ($1,000) and Summer 2016 ($1,000) quarters.
Deadline to apply is Feb. 26, 2016.
For complete scholarship details, and scholarship application, click HERE.
George and Stanley at MI