Natixis Global Asset Management Awards Seventh Annual George Wein Jazz Ambassador Scholarship to R.I. and Mass. Students
Scholarships will be presented to Elena Serrano of Providence (R.I.) and Jeffrey Pinsker-Smith of Wellesley (Mass.) during the 2017 Newport Jazz Festival
BOSTON, Aug. 2, 2017 – Natixis Global Asset Management today announced the winners of this year’s George Wein Jazz Ambassador Scholarships are Elena Serrano of Providence, R.I., and Jeffrey Pinsker-Smith of Wellesley, Mass. Since 2011, Natixis has provided scholarships to students who have shown tremendous musical ability, strong academic achievement, and a commitment to giving back to their communities. The scholarships will be presented by David Giunta, CEO of Natixis Global Asset Management for the U.S. and Canada, during the 2017 Newport Jazz Festival which takes place Aug. 4 through Aug. 6 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, R.I.