Giving Opportunities

Private support from generous friends and alumni enables students to aspire to excellence, faculty to make important advances in research and performance, and programs to grown and thrive, enhancing educational excellence in our region and beyond.

A full list of giving opportunities is available below. Thank you for your support!

Brechemin Family Foundation Fund for distinguished scholars in the area of music history & literature in the school of music.
To provide scholarships for students in the School of Music.
Provides scholarship support for needy students in the School of Music.
Supports scholarships to music students majoring in stringed instruments.
Unrestricted support of the Ethnomusicology Program within the School of Music.
Provides essential flexible funds for student, faculty, and program support to be used at the discretion of the School of Music Director.
Endowed fellowship for deserving graduate students in the School of Music.
Scholarship support for students in jazz. A School of Music fund.
Supports the Composition Program in the School of Music.
Support for piano scholarships in the School of Music within the College of Arts and Sciences.
This fund provides for the acquisition and maintenance of new and used instruments for music students.
Fellowship awarded annually to deserving graduate student in piano. A School of Music fund.
Supports annual awards to a graduate student in the School of Music for the best paper in music history.
Scholarship support for senior or graduate students majoring in Music Education. A School of Music fund.
Provides support for the School of Music, to be used at the discretion of the School of Music.
Provides assistance to undergraduate students majoring in Music Education who have demonstrated an interest in serving the needs of exceptional students, especially those with Down's Syndrome. A... continue reading
To bring multiple scholars in the field of Music Cognition and Learning to the School of Music each year to share the latest research on music cognition and explore how much work can inform... continue reading
To fund cash award to the music student who gives the best freshman performance upon the start of his/her sophomore year.
Provides support for undergraduate students in the School of Music with preference given to students majoring in composition for harp or harp performance as a major.
Provides support for awards to students in music for outstanding performance on stringed instruments. A School of Music fund.
Endowed scholarship fund, for deserving undergraduate, graduate or postdoctoral students in the School of Music.
Supports scholarships for senior level students in the School of Music.
To provide support for the Visiting Artist Program in the University's Ethnomusicology Division of the School of Music.
The award will be given annually to a deserving music student in memory of Felix Skowronek.
Provides assistance to students in the School of Music.
General support of the University Chorale. Supplements the School of Music's support for chorale activities.
Provides discretionary support for the jazz program in the School of Music.
Unrestricted support for the Opera Division within the School of Music. Gifts to this fund help purchase items for opera productions which may not be covered within the budget.
Scholarship support for composition majors in the School of Music.
Provides support for undergraduate students majoring in voice in the School of Music.
Provide assistance to bass and bass/baritone voice and chorale students in the UW School of Music.
Provides assistance to graduate or undergraduate students in the School of Music.
To bring multiple scholars in the field of Music Cognition and Learning to the School of Music each year to share the latest research on music cognition and explore how such work can inform... continue reading
Memorial endowment for doctoral candidates in music to meet expense of hiring orchestra to meet performance requirement of program. A School of Music fund.
Endowed scholarship support for the School of Music.
Provides broad-based direct financial support to undergraduate students in the School of Music who are pursuing a degree in the field of Instrumental Performance, with a preference given to... continue reading
This endowment proivdes financial assistance to graduate students in the School of Music who are studying Western instrumental musical performance, with a preference for students who are studying... continue reading
Provides scholarships for students majoring in music. A School of Music fund.
Supports the Hans and Thelma Lehmann Professorship in the School of Music.
Supports the Hans and Thelma Lehmann professorship in the School of Music.
Provides financial assistance to students in the School of Music who are studying voice.
Provides scholarships for selected undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Music.
To provide an annual award to one or more deserving undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Music. Awarded to an exceptionally talented student who has been identified as showing promise... continue reading
This endowment provides broad-based direct financial support to undergraduate students in the Music Performance programs at the UW School of Music.
To provide support for the teaching of classical piano on an acoustic piano in the School of Music.
Scholarship support for deserving students studying stringed instruments with preference to those students studying the viola. A School of Music fund.
Provides scholarships for Voice students at either the undergraduate or graduate level. A School of Music, College of Arts and Sciences fund.
Scholarship support for students in the School of Music.
To reward and recognize outstanding faculty whose work has a significant impact on students, the community, and the world body of music, music scholarship and research.
Scholarship support for students in the School of Music.
Provides vital student fellowship support to attract and retain the best and brightest graduate students to the School of Music.
Scholarship support for School of Music students.
To provide financial assistance to undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Music to support study of the viola and or other orchestral string instruments.
Scholarship aid to undergraduates in the School of Music.
Supports activities in the School of Music of interest to Ragamala.
Provides assistance to undergraduate students in the School of Music who have strong academic abilities and have financial need.
To support classical piano within the keyboard division of the School of Music, including but not limited to funds to support a piano summer camp, student support as well as master class performances... continue reading
The Roy M. Cummings Endowed Scholarship in Jazz provides student support to deserving undergraduate musicians participating in the jazz studies program at the University of Washington.
To provide support to graduate students studying Opera/Voice at the School of Music.
Unrestricted professorship in the School of Music to be decided by the director.
Scholarships to music majors based on merit and need, with preference to pianists studying classical music. A School of Music fund.
Provides support for the maintenance and renovation of practice spaces, classrooms, and performance venues within the School of Music.
This fund will provide support for graduate students within the School of Music.
Provides support for official ensembles within the School of Music.
Provides support for the acquisition and maintenance of pianos for use in School of Music practice rooms, studios, and performance venues.
To provide financial assistance to deserving graduate students in the School of Music.
Endowed scholarship fund for graduate or undergraduate student of stringed orchestral instrument, preferably to a member or former member of the Seattle Youth Symphony. A School of Music fund.
To support annual scholarship awards for full-time music majors who are woodwind, brass, or percussion players in the wind ensemble.
To provide assistance to undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Music who are studying the organ.