Students from the Montclair, NJ-based Jazz House for Kids Summer Workshop perform at Dizzy's Club in New York City. Funding for this program is provided by The ASCAP Foundation LouisArmstrong Fund.

The ASCAP Foundation Louis Armstrong Fund provides several scholarships, in the name of Louis Armstrong, to young jazz composers studying in New York and New Orleans, specifically Louis Armstrong Scholarships at Queens College, Mount Vernon High School and University of New Orleans. In addition The ASCAP Foundation Louis Armstrong Fund provides financial support to several jazz related music education and summer camp programs for children including: The Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp in New Orleans; Jazzmobile, Inc, Jazz House for Kids, JazzReach, and Backcountry Jazz.

The ASCAP Foundation, established in 1975, is a public charity dedicated to supporting music creators and encouraging their development through music education and talent development programs in all musical genres that are national and regional in scope. Included in these are songwriting workshops, scholarships, awards, recognition and community outreach programs, public service projects for senior composers and lyricists and providing grants to 501(c)(3) organizations engaged in educational programs for aspiring songwriters and composers.

http://www.ascapfoundation.org

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