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Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award
From the Top and the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation share a passion for helping exceptional young people achieve their potential. Each year, From the Top chooses approximately 20 exceptional pre-collegiate musicians ages 8–18 with financial need for the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award. Over the past eight years, From the Top and the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation have awarded more than $1.8 million to deserving young musicians.
Please read "Explore the Application Process" for information on how to apply.
Special Opportunity for Washington, DC Area Scholarship Applicants
*NEW* summer 2014 deadline added for Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award!
We are coming to Washington, D.C. to record a taping of From the Top at George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium on October 24, 2014. We are currently looking for young musicians living in the DC metropolitan area (including Northern Virginia) who are eligible for the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award to cast on this show. Please apply for this special performance opportunity by July 15, and contact the Scholarship Department with any questions.