ZILDJIAN PERCUSSION SCHOLARSHIP SCHOOLS 

IN MEMORY OF AVEDIS III AND ARMAND ZILDJIAN

In 1979 Craigie Zildjian, now company CEO, initiated a scholarship program targeted at preeminent music schools in the United States, Canada and the UK. Zildjian provides yearly funding for percussion scholarships at these schools, and in some cases Zildjian has fully endowed scholarships. The program is named in memory of Craigie Zildjian's grandfather, Avedis Zildjian III.

You must be a registered student in one of the Programs / Schools / Colleges / Universities listed below in order to apply for a Zildjian Scholarship. If you are interested in applying please contact the Scholarship Coordinator at your School for requirements. Awards are based solely at the discretion of the School or Music Program.

ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Avedis Zildjian Percussion Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Armand Zildjian Percussion Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Vic Firth Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Terri Lyne Carrington Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Max Roach Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Louie Bellson Scholarship 

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Elvin Jones Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Roy Haynes Scholarship

BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC - Steve Gadd Scholarship

BOSTON UNIVERSITY

CLEVELAND INSTITUTE

CURTIS INSTITUTE

EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC 

HOWARD UNIVERSITY – Armand Zildjian Scholarship

HUMBER (CANADA)

INDIANA UNIVERSITY

INTERLOCHEN ARTS ACADEMY

INTERLOCHEN SUMMER ARTS CAMP

JUILLIARD

LIVERPOOL INSTITUTE OF PERFORMING ARTS (LIPA)

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC 

NEW ENGLAND CONSERVATORY

OBERLIN CONSERVATORY

PEABODY CONSERVATORY

ROYAL ACADEMY OF MUSIC LONDON – Avedis Zildjian Award

SOUTH SHORE CONSERVATORY

TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

THE INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC PERFORMANCE

UNIVERSITY OF MA

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

UNIVERSITY OF N. TEXAS

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO

Zildjian does award the annual Kerope Zildjian Concert Percussion Scholarship – for information and requirements, please click here.