The ASCAP Foundation Louis Armstrong Scholarship Honoring Duke Ellington

Winter 2010

Inaugurated in the year of Ellington's Centennial, two scholarships are awarded to undergraduate students of jazz composition at UCLA. The music faculty at the school oversees selection of the students. The program is funded through an endowment provided by the Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation.

Past Recipients:

Nathan Kersey-Wilson

2010

Richard Glaser

2009

Colin Gordon
Mark Einhorn

2008

Peter Hargreaves & Eli Sundelson

2007

Nicholas DePinna

2006

Hitomi Oba & Nicholas DePinna

2005

Hitomi Oba & Nicholas DePinna

2004

Darnell Jones & Adam Uldall

2003

Darnell Jones

2002

Cheyenne Henderson & John Ritchie

2001

Jimmy Emerzian & Cheyenne Henderson

2000