BMI Foundation, Inc./Nashville Songwriting Scholarship

The Nashville Songwriting Scholarship is an annual competition established in 2015 to encourage and support aspiring country music songwriters nationwide. The award commemorates Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)'s 75th Anniversary year and pays homage to musical epicenter and -Songwriting Capital of the World,- Nashville, Tennessee. A $5,000 scholarship is awarded for the best original song entry in any of the following genres: Americana, blues, bluegrass, contemporary Christian, country, folk, and roots. GRAMMY-winning recording artist and BMI songwriter Kacey Musgraves has endorsed the competition.

Award Information

Award Amount
$5,000
Number of Awards
1
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
BMI Foundation, Inc.
Address
7 World Trade Center 250 Greenwich Street
City, State, Zip
New York, NY , 10007
Telephone
(212) 220-3103
E-mail
info@bmifoundation.org
Website
Website

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