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GRAMMY Foundation Grant Program
With funding generously provided by The Recording Academy, the GRAMMY Foundation Grant Program awards grants each year to organizations and individuals to support efforts that advance the archiving and preservation of the music and recorded sound heritage of North America for future generations, and research projects related to the impact of music on the human condition. Grant funds have been utilized to preserve private collections as well as materials at the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian and numerous colleges and universities. Research projects have studied the links between music and early childhood educatio...
Source: ScanGrants feed - July 30, 2014 Category: Research Authors: GRAMMY Foundation Source Type: funding

E. Thayer Gaston Writing Competition
(*This scholarship is not open to Graduate students) Sponsored by the American Music Therapy Association in cooperation with the Student Affairs Advisory Board. Papers on any topic relevant to the music therapy profession using the philosophical, historical, descriptive, or experimental mode of research are invited. Award: A cash award of $500 to the winner(s) and an opportunity to have the paper reviewed for possible publication in the Journal of Music Therapy. Requirements: Papers may be individually or jointly authored. Only one paper per entrant.  Papers may be any length up to 3,000 words and shall have ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Edwina Eustis Dick Scholarship for Music Therapy Interns
Nomination for this award is required After decades of watching the profession of music therapy grow from the early years to its present prominence, Mrs. Edwina Eustis Dick graciously donated funds to establish a scholarship program for music therapy interns. Award: Two cash scholarships of $500 will be available for interns each year. Requirements / Scoring: 1. Completed Scholarship Application Form, signed and dated - 0 points 2. Personal, community and college activities - 10 points 3. College transcript (student copy) - 15 points 4. Letters of recommendation - 15 points **must be submitted by author ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Brian & Cathy Smith Memorial Fund
Call for Nominations: Brian & Cathy Smith Memorial Fund Nomination for this award is required The Brian and Cathy Smith Memorial Fund was established by AMTA member Alice Avigal and the Smith family in memory of Brian Smith, a young man who valued music in his life and died in a drug-related accident. The scholarship is for music therapy interns pursuing training in chemical dependency or in adolescent programs. In 2006, the fund was renamed to include Brian's mother, Cathy, who passed away in 2005. Award: One cash scholarship of $500 will be available each year. Requirements / Scoring: 1. Completed S...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Christine K. Stevens Development Scholarship
Nomination for this award is required The Christine K. Stevens, MT-BC Professional Development Scholarship has been established by Remo, Inc., in Christine's honor for her pioneering work and is offered through AMTA to support music therapy students in their efforts to expand their training in the use of percussion-based strategies through continuing education opportunities with the research-based HealthRHYTHMS Group Empowerment Drumming program. Award: Two full tuition scholarships for HealthRHYTHMS training (valued at $599 each) will be awarded annually. Requirements: The application narrative should be ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Theodore Meyer Scholarship
Theodore Michael Meyer (August 9, 1982 - January 17, 2013) was a music lover and a student of guitar. He started playing guitar when he was a young teenager in Raleigh, NC and spent much of his free time 'jamming' with friends and playing gigs at local venues. In 2007, Theo received his Bachelor's Degree in Music Composition from the College of Charleston in South Carolina. Due to a biking accident, Theo suffered from chronic pain throughout most of his 20s. Theo benefited from Music Therapy as part of his treatment and considered going back to school to study Music Therapy to help others. Theo&a...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Anne Emery Kyllo Professional Scholarship
The Anne Emery Kyllo Professional Scholarship of the American Music Therapy Association has been established in Anne's memory by the Emery and Kyllo families through The Denver Foundation to support professional music therapists in their efforts to expand their training and professional interactions through participation in continuing education opportunities Award:  Three (3) cash scholarships of $500 each will be awarded annually for use towards CMTE credits. The award may be used for national and/or regional conferences, CMTE (continuing music therapy education) courses, and/or other continuing educat...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Florence Tyson Grant to Study Music Psychotherapy
The Florence Tyson Grant to Study Music Psychotherapy of the American Music Therapy Association has been established in Florence's memory by Michael G. McGuire, MM, MT-BC, to support professional music therapists in post-undergraduate training in music psychotherapy, music and psychotherapy, or psychotherapy. Award: The Tyson Grant provides free registration to attend the upcoming Annual AMTA Conference and attend a CMTE. Continuing education credits selected should focus on training in music psychotherapy, music and psychotherapy, or psychotherapy (if available). The award is not transferable and may not be...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

American Music Therapy Association Conference Scholar Program
The AMTA Conference scholar will receive:  $500 cash for conference expenses at the upcoming AMTA National Conference, free conference registration, and free participation in CMTE courses and Institutes. Award: Up to five (5) scholars will be selected. Requirements: The application narrative should be a maximum of one (1) page. Statement of need and potential professional development should be addressed within your narrative. (Your narrative should be submitted for blind review) Application Deadline: All entries for the 2014 conference must be received by 6:00 pm EST July 18, 2014 without exception. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

American Music Therapy Association Student Conference Scholar Program
The AMTA Student Conference scholar will receive:  $250 cash for conference expenses at the upcoming AMTA National Conference, free conference registration, and free participation in CMTE courses and Institutes. Award: Two (2) scholars will be selected. Requirements: The application narrative should be a maximum of one (1) page. Statement of need and potential development should be addressed within your narrative. (Your narrative should be submitted for blind review) Application Deadline: All entries for the 2014 conference must be received by 6:00 pm EST July 18, 2014 without exception. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

American Music Therapy Association Clinician-Based Grant Program
The purpose of the AMTA ‘Clinician-based grant program’ is to encourage, promote, and fund clinician-based applied music therapy research. The program, sponsored by the AMTA Research Committee, seeks to support applied clinical research in the profession of music therapy and incorporated into routine field work. Funding Priorities Research projects that meet one or more of the funding priorities are preferred: • Research projects that contribute to the development of evidence-based practice guidelines and protocols; • Work that pilot tests new evidence-based music therapy interventions or p...
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

American Music Therapy Association Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Award
The Arthur Flagler Fultz Award is now $15,000 Save paper and mailing costs: Applications will be accepted via electronic submission! All applications must be emailed to the AMTA National Office and received by 5:00 pm EST on May 2, 2014 to be considered eligible. Submit your application to fultz@musictherapy.org using the electronic application form for the 2014 Fultz Award. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - November 27, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Edwina Eustis Dick Scholarship for Music Therapy Interns
Nomination for this award is required After decades of watching the profession of music therapy grow from the early years to its present prominence, Mrs. Edwina Eustis Dick graciously donated funds to establish a scholarship program for music therapy interns. Award: Two cash scholarships of $500 will be available for interns each year. Requirements / Scoring: 1. Completed Scholarship Application Form, signed and dated - 0 points 2. Personal, community and college activities - 10 points 3. College transcript (student copy) - 15 points 4. Letters of recommendation - 15 points **must be submitted by author ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Arthur Flagler Fultz Research Award from the American Music Therapy Association
The Arthur Flagler Fultz Award is now $15,000 Applications will be accepted via electronic submission. All applications must be emailed to the AMTA National Office and received by 5:00 pm EST on May 3, 2013 to be considered eligible. Submit your application to fultz@musictherapy.org using the electronic application form for the 2013 Fultz Award. (Source: ScanGrants feed)
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

E. Thayer Gaston Writing Competition
(*This scholarship is not open to Graduate students) Sponsored by the American Music Therapy Association in cooperation with the Student Affairs Advisory Board. Papers on any topic relevant to the music therapy profession using the philosophical, historical, descriptive, or experimental mode of research are invited. Award: A cash award of $500 to the winner(s) and an opportunity to have the paper reviewed for possible publication in the Journal of Music Therapy. Requirements: Papers may be individually or jointly authored. Only one paper per entrant.  Papers may be any length up to 3,000 words and shall have ...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Brian & Cathy Smith Memorial Fund
Call for Nominations: Brian & Cathy Smith Memorial Fund Nomination for this award is required The Brian and Cathy Smith Memorial Fund was established by AMTA member Alice Avigal and the Smith family in memory of Brian Smith, a young man who valued music in his life and died in a drug-related accident. The scholarship is for music therapy interns pursuing training in chemical dependency or in adolescent programs. In 2006, the fund was renamed to include Brian's mother, Cathy, who passed away in 2005. Award: One cash scholarship of $500 will be available each year. Requirements / Scoring: 1. Completed S...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Call for Nominations: Christine K. Stevens Development Scholarship
Nomination for this award is required. The Christine K. Stevens, MT-BC Professional Development Scholarship has been established by Remo, Inc., in Christine's honor for her pioneering work and is offered through AMTA to support music therapy students in their efforts to expand their training in the use of percussion-based strategies through continuing education opportunities with the research-based HealthRHYTHMS Group Empowerment Drumming program. Award: Two full tuition scholarships for HealthRHYTHMS training (valued at $599 each) will be awarded annually. Requirements: The application narrative should be...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Anne Emery Kyllo Professional Scholarship
The Anne Emery Kyllo Professional Scholarship of the American Music Therapy Association has been established in Anne's memory by the Emery and Kyllo families through The Denver Foundation to support professional music therapists in their efforts to expand their training and professional interactions through participation in continuing education opportunities Award:  Three (3) cash scholarships of $500 each will be awarded annually for use towards CMTE credits. The award may be used for national and/or regional conferences, CMTE (continuing music therapy education) courses, and/or other continuing educat...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Florence Tyson Grant to Study Music Psychotherapy
The Florence Tyson Grant to Study Music Psychotherapy of the American Music Therapy Association has been established in Florence's memory by Michael G. McGuire, MM, MT-BC, to support professional music therapists in post-undergraduate training in music psychotherapy, music and psychotherapy, or psychotherapy. Award: The Tyson Grant provides free registration to attend the upcoming Annual AMTA Conference and attend a CMTE. Continuing education credits selected should focus on training in music psychotherapy, music and psychotherapy, or psychotherapy (if available). The award is not transferable and may not be...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding

Conference Scholar and American Music Therapy Association Past Presidents' Conference Scholar Awards
Conference Scholar and American Music Therapy Association Past Presidents' Conference Scholar Awards Conference Scholar awards are designed to help support AMTA members cover the cost of attending the AMTA annual conference.  Conference Scholar monies are donated by AMTA, while Past Presidents' Conference Scholar monies are thanks to generous donations by former presidents of national music therapy organizations.  Conference Scholar awardees are chosen from the same pool of applicants, so if you apply for the conference scholar program, your application will be considered for both categorie...
Source: ScanGrants feed - January 9, 2013 Category: Research Authors: American Music Therapy Association Source Type: funding