Our Mission

The Ruben Studdard Foundation for the Advancement of Children in the Music Arts aims to promote the essential role of the arts in education through learning initiatives for the development of students in the Greater Birmingham Area. The Ruben Studdard Foundation for the Advancement of Children in Music Arts is committed to:

  • Supporting music education programs of schools within the Greater Birmingham Area.
  • Offering students opportunities to showcase and further develop their musical talents.
  • Providing college scholarships to Greater Birmingham music education students.
  • Exposing students to the various music career options.
  • Promoting advocacy and public awareness initiatives to support music education.