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Keynotes Music Scholarship

Keynotes was established in 1969. By 1970, a scholarship fund was started with a donation in memory of Fay S. Olmsted. Since 1971, Keynotes Music Scholarship has awarded over $440,000 to 198 students!

We invite you to learn more about Keynotes Music Scholarship. To apply for an upcoming scholarship, please visit our application. To learn more about becoming a Keynotes member, please visit our membership page.

Scholarship performances will be live streamed on May 11, 2024 from 8:45am – 3:00pm. 

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About Us

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.  Our mission is to offer music scholarships to full-time undergraduate and graduate music major students already enrolled in a music school or in the music department of a college or university.


To apply for an upcoming scholarship, please visit our application form:

Keynotes Music Scholarship

For Membership info

To learn more about Keynotes membership, please visit:

Keynotes Membership