Scholarship

Richard G. Wells Jazz Band Scholarship

The R.G. Wells Jazz Band Scholarship Fund was started to provide funding to outstanding jazz musicians in the jazz bands at KU.

Each year, jazz scholarships are awarded to jazz musicians in the KU Jazz Band to continue their skills in jazz music as well as further their education.

You contributions will help college students to continue their music in these organizations. It is a powerful, energetic source that brings harmony throughout their lives and in society.

Contributions can be made through the KU Foundation's website by clicking on this link.

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Checks can be made payable to the R. G. Wells Jazz Band Scholarship Fund and mailed to:

Mr. Ed Richmond, CPA

Kutztown Foundation

Kutztown University

P.O. Box 151

Kutztown, PA 19530



R.G. Wells Jazz Band Scholarship Recipients

2021 Recipients

Christian Dunkelberger, Chase Pendleton, Richard Wells, Josef Dupp Jr., Kevin Kjos, Keith Ripley, Matthew Maier, Michael Scheffin


2019 Recipients

Megan Wald, Emeli Sosa, Christina Baker, David Schucker, Noah Adams
Richard Wells, Megan Wald, Emeli Sosa, Christina Baker, David Schucker, Noah Adams, Kevin Kjos

2018 Recipients

Richard G. Wells, Charli Newberry, Aristides Sepulveda III, Adam Helmer, RaeAnn Rowlin, Michael Mester, Kevin Almanza, Dylan Langschwager, Brianna Parry, Bryan Rojas, Kevin Kjos

2017 Recipients

Aedan Drummond, Kevin Almanza, Adam Helmer, Dylan Langschwager Missing from picture - Raeann Rowlin
Richard Wells, Aedan Drummond, Kevin Almanza, Adam Helmer, Dylan Langschwager, Kevin Kjos. Missing from picture - Raeann Rowlin

2016 Recipients

Front - Amanda Mowson, Justin Oquendo, Tessa O'BoyleBack - Kaitlyn Dougher, Steven Paszkowski, Sheridan Brodhead
Front - Richard G. Wells, Amanda Mowson, Justin Oquendo, Tessa O'Boyle, Kevin KjosBack - Kaitlyn Dougher, Steven Paszkowski, Sheridan Brodhead

2015 Recipients

Will Currier, Ian Brown, Austin Kruczek, Riley Shaak
Richard G. Wells, Will Currier, Ian Brown, Austin Kruczek, Riley Shaak, Kevin Kjos

2014 Recipients

Peter Snyder, Zach LaFurge, Kelsie Kreitz, Samuel Wolf
Peter Snyder, Zach LaFurge, Richard Wells, Kelsie Kreitz, Samuel Wolf

2012 Recipients

William Sarver, James McGrath, Matthew Asti, Zac Gardner,
Richard G. Wells, William Sarver, James McGrath, Matthew Asti, Zac Gardner, Kevin Kjos