Leonard Bernstein Award

This award was created on the occasion of Leonard Bernstein's 70th Birthday and provides support to emergin composers for career-related expenses such as travel to important performances or copying costs. Both the Bernstein family and The ASCAP Foundation provide funding for the award.

1989 - 2016 recipients

Mason Bates
Kevin Beavers
Derek Bermel
Kenji Bunch
Steven Burke
Patrick Castillo
Christopher Cerrone
Stephen Dolginoff
Emily Doolittle
Mei Fang
Gaby Frank
Phillip Fried
Jefferson Friedman
Lee Gannon
Allen Gimbel

Judd Greenstein
Yotam Haber
Matt Haimovitz
Ted Hearne
Michael Hersch
Mark Higgenbotham
Steve Horowitz
Lance Hulme
Josh Hummel
Nora Kroll
Matt Lima
Jeffrey Loewe
Wlad Marhulets
Harold Meltzer
Jeffrey Mumford

Jeff Myers
Paola Prestini
Belinda Reynolds
Steve Ricks
Sarah Rimkus
Saevar Rodine
Mikel Rouse
Anthony Scafide
Harry Stafylakis
Russell Steinberg
Augusta Read Thomas
Joseph Trapanese
Aleksandra Vrebalov
Pamela Z