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Marion Tyler Blake Trust


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Marion Tyler Blake Trust

99 Park Ave., Ste. 1600

New York City, NY United States 10016-1503

Telephone: (212) 490-0400

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-03-31)

Assets: $156,810

Total giving: $5,000




Established in NY

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards for students pursuing music studies, with special consideration given to students with an interest in traditional American ragtime music.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Eubie Blake Scholarship Fund

All candidates are nominated by preselected professors of music. Only participants in studies of instrumental music who are preparing for careers as instrumental performing artists are considered. Preference may be shown to applicants who are interested in traditional American ragtime piano studies. Selection criteria include demonstrated musical talent and ability, motivation, and financial need. Grants are $1,500 or $3,000 per student per year. The scholarship is renewable.

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to students pursuing their study in music, particularly those interested in fostering greater interest in traditional American ragtime piano studies.

Fields of Interest

  • Education

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-03-31

Assets: $156,810 (market value)

Expenditures: $6,834

Total giving: $5,000

Qualifying distributions: $5,000