Donor Scholarships

Berklee Lollapalooza Endowed Scholarship

The Berklee Lollapalooza Endowed Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship opportunity awarded annually to one outstanding rock musician from the U.S. with demonstrated financial need.

Michel Camilo Scholarship

The Michel Camilo Scholarship is a full scholarship opportunity awarded to one gifted instrumental musician, either Dominican born or of Dominican descent, who is accepted to Berklee College of Music for the upcoming year.

CJ Cultural Foundation Presidential Scholarship at Berklee

The CJ Cultural Foundation Presidential Scholarship at Berklee is a scholarship opportunity awarded to an outstanding Korean musician with financial need who is accepted to Berklee College of Music for the fall semester.

Six String Theory Competition

Grammy Award winning guitarist and producer Lee Ritenour hosts the annual Six String Theory Competition for rhythm section instrumentalists, with a prize package that includes one full tuition scholarship to the undergraduate program at Berklee.

Jimmy Lyons Scholarship

One outstanding jazz musician from the West Coast of the United States receives this full-tuition award annually.

Slaight Family Scholarship

The Slaight Family Scholarship is awarded annually to a talented Canadian musician with demonstrated financial need. The award covers tuition, on-campus housing, and the required laptop.

Wang Leehom Scholarship

The Wang Leehom Scholarship is a full-tuition scholarship opportunity awarded to a talented and deserving musician from mainland China with a demonstrated potential to make a significant contribution to society through music.

Endowed Funds

The Endowed Funds are scholarship funds established by named donors to assist talented students. Eligibility for these funds is based on the standard procedures for applying for scholarship consideration as an entering student. Students typically cannot apply for these funds separately. Rather, accepted students are nominated for particular funds based on their participation in the live audition and interview process. See the full listing of Endowed Funds.