The ASCAP Foundation Louis Armstrong Scholarship at Aaron Copland School of Music Queens College

Underwritten by an endowment from the Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, this scholarship is presented annually to a jazz composition student. ASCAP member Louis Armstrong, who lived in Queens for decades, had strong ties to Queens College.

Past Recipients:

Thomas LaRocca 2018
Ian Y. Chung 2017
Jacques Boudreau 2016
Denzel McKenzie 2015
Josh Oxford 2014
Sooyoung Chin 2013
Carsten Rubeling 2012
Dean Olsher 2011
Hyunwoo Han 2010
LaRon Land 2009
Dean Saghafi-Ezaz 2008
Brian Hogans 2007
Michael MacAllister 2006
Elias Santos 2005
Craig Bailey 2004
Ameen Saleem 2003
Sandra Hempel 2002
Paolo André Tavares 2001
Adam Q. Jackson
Keith Pray
2000
Matthew Koza 1999
Kenneth Gable 1998
Fred Berman   1997
Jeb Patton 1996