Steven J. Finkel Service Excellence Scholarship

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March 6, 2022

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Updated: September 6th, 2022

Scholarship Mission

Established to support the ever-growing customer service expectations of fans, artists and employees within the live entertainment industry.

Qualification Requirements

•Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student with a minimum of 60 credits earned, enrolled at an accredited college or university at the time of award in the fall semester
•Applicant must be pursuing a career in live entertainment. Field of study may include but is not limited to: music business management, customer service, hospitality or related fields of study
•Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
•Live Nation employees and family members are eligible
•This is a one-time award to be paid directly to a qualified educational institution

How Winners are Selected

•Complete the Scholarship Application Form
•Provide a student copy of their college transcript to confirm GPA
•Submit a resume or CV
•Provide proof of enrollment from the educational institution
•Provide two (2) letters of recommendation from non-Live Nation affiliated industry professionals and/or instructor(s)
•Write an essay proposing innovative customer service ideas for the live entertainment business. The essay should not exceed 500 words and should include the student’s long-term professional goals within the entertainment industry.
•In addition to the application essay, the scholarship recipient will be required to write a final impact essay at the end of the school year updating Music Forward on how the funds supported their scholastic journey and progress towards their long-term career goals.

Organization Information:


(323) 769-4634

Email Contact:

Music Forward Foundation
9348 Civic Center Drive • Beverly Hills, CA 90210

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