The Joe Bonamassa Blues Guitar Scholarship, (sponsored by the Keeping The Blues Alive Foundation) was created to promote and preserve the heritage of blues music, and to directly encourage and support the educational growth of a newly enrolling Guitar Program student at Musicians Institute. The scholarship will be awarded in Spring 2013 to a new student (US or non-US citizens) enrolling in the Associate of Arts in Performance (Guitar) program who demonstrates overall outstanding musicianship, and the potential for developing their own individual sound or unique voice on the instrument in the Blues style.
– Newly-enrolled AA (Guitar) students only. US citizen and non-US citizen.
– Awardee must maintain enrollment at 12 units (fulltime status) during the full length of award period.
– Failure to maintain enrollment and satisfactory academic progress in AA (Guitar) program for the full duration of the scholarship may result in withdrawal of the award.