Institute of Jazz Studies Receives “Save America’s Treasures” Grant to Conserve/Preserve Count Basie Collection | Rutgers University


The Institute of Jazz Studies (IJS) at Rutgers University–Newark recently received a $443,500 “Save America’s Treasures” grant from the National Park Service, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities, National Endowment for the Arts, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Over a three-year period, IJS will use the grant and matching funds it currently is raising to stabilize, conserve, and ensure the long-term preservation of the William J…. Institute of Jazz Studies Receives “Save America’s Treasures” Grant to Conserve/Preserve Count Basie Collection | Rutgers University