Honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music

Honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music

CYCLE 2 AWARD APPLICATION DEADLINE - MIDNIGHT SEPTEMBER 15

Crediting Requirements

Recipients of any John Stites Jazz Awards are encouraged to include our logo on all print and digital materials related to the funded concert/project. The approved logo treatments can be download from the link below:

Download JSJA Logos

In addition, please use the following credit lines (based on the type of award received):

“This engagement is supported by a John Stites Jazz Event Award/John Stites Artistic Development Award.”

Please include the logos and credit line in the following:

JSJA approves the use of the logos only in the following:

If you have any questions on the logos or crediting requirements, please feel free to contact us!

Recording with John was always a treat ... his gentle demeanor was deeply appreciated.

Mark Sahlgren

The John Stites Jazz Awards (JSJA) are funded by the John Stites Jazz Artist Organization, honoring the memory of John Stites and his passion for jazz music.

The organization funds:

  • Advanced studies for emerging and established professional jazz musicians
  • Concerts, competitions and projects that expand jazz audiences and the appreciation of jazz in or near communities in the Midwest