Trumpet Faculty Keith Benjamin Wins Funding For Excellence Faculty Award


Keith Benjamin, professor of trumpet, has been awarded monies for “Commissioning, Performing, and Recording New Music for Trumpet and Organ."  

The newly established Funding For Excellence Faculty awards program attracted 46 applications from each of the 11 academic units and 26 academic departments. Applications received represented a diverse segment of research and scholarly activity from across the entire University.

The total request for support was $627,942. The applications were reviewed by a panel of faculty members from across UMKC, and seven applications were awarded totaling $101,790.


Here is a list of all the awardees.

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949