Endowments & Scholarships

Stephen A. Backer Memorial Scholarship

(est. 2010) Stephen Backer was a great friend to Indiana University and the Jacobs School of Music, serving as a Trustee to Indiana University from 1998-2004. The Backer family has also been generous philanthropic supporters of the Jacobs School of Music.

Each year the Jacobs School awards the Stephen A. Backer Memorial Scholarship to undergraduate and graduate full-time students.