2018 TJF Awards & Scholarships

The Festival Clinicians were pleased to award the following scholarships and awards at the 2018 event.

$6986 in Awards and Scholarships
Sponsored and Administered by the Sacramento Jazz Education Foundation

Kenton O. Smith Traditional Jazz College Scholarships
One $500 cash award for Outstanding Sacramento State University Musician
One $500 cash award for Outstanding College Musician

Tom and Jan Arnold Memorial Jazz Camp Scholarships
Two $695 full tuition to a High School or College Musician (up to age 20)

Bob Draga Clarinet Scholarship
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Clarinet in Capistrano Concert Hall
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Clarinet in Room 151

Dillon Weatherly Trumpet Scholarship
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Trumpet

James Rocco Fusaro Vocal Scholarships
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Vocal in Capistrano Concert Hall
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Vocal in Room 151*

Stan Cummings Memorial Banjo Scholarship
One $500 cash award for Outstanding High School Banjo *

Rita Reed Jazz Camp Scholarships
One $348 half-tuition to a Middle School Musician
One $348 half-tuition to a College Musician (up to age 20)

Festival Awards for Private Music Lessons
One $300 award for Middle School Musician
One $300 award for High School Freshman or Sophomore in Capistrano Concert Hall
One $300 award for High School Freshman or Sophomore in Room 151

Award Medallions: Outstanding Soloist/ Performer
Eight Middle School Division
Eight High School Division
Eight High School – Private/ Jazz Club Division
Eight College Division (includes College-level Private Bands)

* The STJSF reserves the right to adjust scholarships based on availability of funds.

Festival Results

2018 Teagarden Jazz Festival Award Results