Foundation / Corporation
New Music USA
01/31/19 5:00 PM ET
Grants ranging from $250 to $15,000 to USA organizations and individuals for a broad range of music-related projects. Funding is intended for any activity that entails new music being released through a recording or a live performance. The Fund is especially interested in paying artists directly for their work, whether that’s creating, engaging, performing, or something else.
Special emphasis is placed on
- The creation of new musical work;
- New live music for dance;
- Recording costs;
- Residency and community outreach activities.
The Fund is interested in making sure that they award a lot of smaller grants along with the larger ones, so they will continue to place emphasis on requests of $3,000 and below.
In addition to funding, awardees also gain access to New Music USA’s public network. By promoting awarded projects through social media, email, and New Music USA’s deep connections within the field, New Music USA works tirelessly to build a community around projects while supporting awarded artists as they develop their work.
GrantWatch ID#: 178453
Awards can range between $250 and $15,000.
Projects can take place up to two years past the deadline (January 2021) or retroactively up to the previous deadline (December 2017).
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Register for a profile to apply online: https://www.newmusicusa.org/login?action=register
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New Music USA
90 Broad St. Suite 1902
New York, NY 10004
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