John Lennon Scholarship Competition

Award Amount


Application Deadline

Monday, February 15, 2016

Awarded By

BMI Foundation, Inc.

Award Amount

There is a total of $20,000 awarded through this program. Last year, awards were given as follows: first place, $8,000; second place, $7,000; third place, $5,000. Please note: Should a jointly written work receive any type of award under this contest, the scholarship will be divided equally between applicants.


Three awards offered annually. Please note: The Foundation reserves the right to make no award, or to make fewer than the three possible awards, or to award prizes totaling less than the full amount.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online from the BMI Foundation, Inc. website. In addition to the completed application, the applicant must submit an original song with lyrics accompanied by whatever instr ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.