21st Annual Jazz Scholarship

Connect with our renowned resident faculty during the 21st Annual Summer Jazz Workshop for high school and college students.  Full and partial tuition scholarships are available on a limited basis to students attending urban school districts. This workshop will run from July 20-26 and is open to commuters, as well as resident participants. There will be classes in improvisation, arranging, and jazz history as well as an evening at a legendary New York City jazz club.  For more information, email Rosa Williams-Hopkins at williamsr@wpunj.edu or call (973) 720-2354

21st Annual Summer Jazz Workshop Scholarship Application

Requirements for Geraldine R. Dodge Scholarship Application:

  • One letter of recommendation
  • Students must submit a 250 word essay (typed, double spaced), describing why you wish to attend this workshop.
  • Return the completed application with the essay to William Paterson University by Thursday, June 12, 2014. It can be sent via e-mail to williamsr@wpunj.edu, faxed to (973) 720-2298 (Attention: 21st Annual Summer Jazz Workshop), or mailed to WPU’s Center for Continuing and Professional Education at 1600 Valley Road in Wayne, NJ, 07470.


Dates:   July 20-26

Fees:   Dependent upon scholarship received