Maia Pivec Among Five National Student Recipients of 2022 Music Industry Scholarships
From Live Nation News Release
Maia Pivec, a music industry major at Minnesota State Mankato, is among five national recipients of 2022 scholarships for students pursuing careers in music.
This year’s recipients were announced July 21 by scholarship co-organizers Live Nation, the world’s leading live entertainment company, and the nonprofit Music Forward Foundation. According to the release, Pivec received a $5,000 Affinity Plus Scholarship. The award from the Minnesota-based Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union assists Minnesota college students pursuing music industry career.
Affinity Plus, a marquee sponsor of Live Nation’s Fillmore Minneapolis venue, has a branch location in the Centennial Student Union at Minnesota State Mankato.
Maintaining a 3.84 GPA, Pivec seeks a career creating music for video games.
Scholarship selections are made by a panel of executives from such music and industry giants as Live Nation, Ticketmaster, BMG, Spotify and Microsoft.
This is the second consecutive year that a Minnesota State Mankato music industry major was among the five national recipients. In 2021, fellow Maverick Will Keebler received a similar Affinity Plus Scholarship.