The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization established by The Latin Recording Academy® in 2014. To date, we have donated more than $9.3 million to students, schools, music programs, musicologists and researchers from around the globe, with the support of The Latin Academy’s members, artists, corporate sponsors and other generous donors.


To further international awareness and appreciation of the significant contributions of Latin music and its makers to the world’s culture through college scholarships, grants and educational programs.


  1. Providing scholarships to gifted music students ages 17 to 25 interested in Latin music genres. 

  2. Giving grants to individuals, musicologists, scholars, organizations, and institutions worldwide for the research and preservation of Latin music genres.

  3. Developing and delivering music education programs, activities, and events, to schools in need and provide music students the opportunity to learn about the industry and career opportunities after high school. 


The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation will honor, abide by, and continually strive to be internationally known in all its offerings for these core values and guiding principles.

Integrity Excellence Mentoring
Transparency Success Trusted
Authenticity Reliable Stewardship


We are a global organization serving students from 24 countries, including the United States, Europe and Ibero-America, through our various program offerings.

Argentina Dominican Republic Paraguay
Bolivia Ecuador Peru
Brazil El Salvador Portugal
Canada Guatemala Puerto Rico
Chile Honduras Spain
Colombia Mexico United States
Costa Rica Nicaragua Uruguay
Cuba Panama Venezuela