Rene Adrian Sandoval Sr. Jazz Scholarship

$1,000
2 winners, $500 each
Open
Application Deadline
Aug 30, 2024
Winners Announced
Sep 30, 2024
Education Level
High School
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Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school
Race/Ethnicity:
BIPOC
State:
Texas
GPA:
2.5 or higher
Desired Career Field:
Music or performing arts
Involved:
Performing arts, with a preference to jazz band students
Education Level:
Race/Ethnicity:
State:
GPA:
Desired Career Field:
Involved:
High school
BIPOC
Texas
2.5 or higher
Music or performing arts
Performing arts, with a preference to jazz band students

Rene Adrian Sandoval Sr. was a pioneer and advocate of jazz in Texas.

He was a mentor for many up-and-coming jazz musicians, helping them realize their full potential. He always sought to encourage students’ interest in learning and performing jazz. As a way to honor his legacy, the Rene Adrian Sandoval Sr. Jazz Scholarship will support high school students in Texas who are involved in the performing arts, with a preference given to those involved in jazz.

BIPOC high school students in Texas are eligible to apply if they have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, are involved in the performing arts, and plan to pursue a career in music after graduating. Preference will be given to students involved in jazz band. To apply, write about who your favorite jazz musician is and how that musician’s work inspires you.

Selection Criteria:
Essay, Creativity, Passion
Published April 22, 2024