Musicians from Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Chicago, Illinois, have been awarded scholarships through an ongoing partnership between Berklee and the Lollapalooza festival.
On August 12 at the Berklee Performance Center, 18 students were awarded full scholarships to Berklee College of Music.
Vans and Berklee announce that Miette Hope-Goldman, 17-year-old singer-songwriter, has been named the first recipient of the Vans Berklee Off the Wall Scholarship—a four-year award covering tuition, room, and board.
An ongoing partnership between Lollapalooza and Berklee has resulted in scholarship awards for 10 outstanding musicians since 2011. Jackie Foster is the 2014 recipient of the Berklee Lollapalooza Endowed Scholarship, a four-year, full tuition award, and Aidan Simmons has been awarded the Berklee Lollapalooza Five-Week Scholarship to attend this summer. The partnership also gives alumna artist Oyinda the opportunity to perform on one of Lollapalooza’s main stages.
Vans, the original action sports footwear and apparel brand, and Berklee announce the founding of the Vans Berklee Off The Wall Scholarship—a four-year award covering full tuition, room, and board.
Berklee City Music scholarships pave the way for music education for youth from underserved communities.
An ongoing partnership between Lollapalooza and Berklee College of Music has resulted in scholarship awards for outstanding young musicians, student intern opportunities, and alumni performances.
The ASCAP Foundation presents the third annual ASCAP Day at Berklee.
Florida native Christian Marrero started playing trumpet in his middle school band to stay out of trouble.