Since the inception of the Scholarship Foundation in 1966, more than 1,000 scholarships, representing over $7 million in financial assistance, has been awarded to members and their families.
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The Foundation thanks those Music Business Association members who are serving on the Scholarship Committee. The gift of their time is much appreciated. The committee includes: Duncan Browne, Newbury Comics; Laura Dion, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings; Rachelle Friedman, J&R Music; Clay Pasternack, Clay Pasternack, Inc.; Dilyn Radakovitz, Dimple Records; Patty Schreiber, Sony Music Entertainment; Matt Signore, WEA Corp.; and Mavis Takemoto, Universal Music Group. A special thanks to the Foundation’s academic adviser Jim Progris, retired professor from the University of Miami School of Music.
The Music Business Association extends its heartfelt thanks to the many past donors and the present donors who continue to make this prestigious industry program a reality — Atlantic Records, Apple Music, Big Machine Label Group, Redeye, Sony Music Entertainment, Spotify, Universal Music Group, and WEA. For information on being a scholarship donor, contact Pat Daly at email@example.com.