The ISME Charitable and Development Charter provides competitive Awards (normally up to $3,000 USD) to support colleagues in need across the globe in attending and presenting at the ISME World Conference. The ISME Sponsored Delegate Awards support first-time attendees. The ISME World Conference Awards and Steve Dillon World Conference Award support presenters in meeting the costs of attending.
Individual Development Awards
The ISME individual Development Awards are intended to enable music educators with demonstrated financial need to undertake a developmental project that will enhance their capacity to provide quality music education experiences for the communities in need in which they work. Projects may include but are not limited to:
Costs towards completing relevant training to support and extend the work (course fees, travel, accommodation, subsistence, resources)
The purchase of equipment and/or resources that facilitate and extend the work
Costs associated with establishing a specialist network to develop resources, skills
Sponsored Delegate Awards
The ISME Sponsored Delegate Awards enable music educators who have made significant contributions to their local community