Where music grows.

Our mission

The ASCAP Foundation is dedicated to nurturing the music talent of tomorrow, preserving the legacy of the past and sustaining the creative incentive for today's creators through a variety of educational, professional, and humanitarian programs and activities which serve the entire music community.

The ASCAP Foundation mission

Nina Shekhar Receives The ASCAP Foundation Nissim Prize for Lumina

Ross S. Griffey is recognized with special distinction.

Next Generation of Concert Music Talent Honored with 2020 Morton Gould Young Composer Awards

The ASCAP Foundation programs

We benefit the entire music community with an ever-expanding series of awards, scholarships, career development workshops and humanitarian programs.

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