Foundation Programs

Grants

Quarterly grants through an applications process are offered to nonprofit organizations and individuals for projects/concerts that promote piano performance or music that includes the piano as a featured instrument.

Additional information is available on the Grant Application page.


McKee Piano Competition

Each year The Ross McKee Foundation produces a piano competition open to high school students. Qualified students needs to submit an application to be accepted into the preliminary competition. Finalists are chosen to participate in the Finals Competition. Prizes are awarded to the finalists who rank first ($3,000), second ($2,000) and third ($1,000).

Additional information is available on the Piano Competition page.


New Works

The Ross McKee Foundation promotes piano performance through commissioned works for piano. Composers and nonprofit organizations need to submit an application for consideration.

Additional information is available on the Grant Application page.


McKee Piano Scholarships

Each year The Ross McKee Foundation awards a $2,000 piano scholarship to Bay Area students enrolled at San Francisco State University and at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Recipients are selected by each individual institution.