ISME grants and awards provide a variety of funding
ISME offers a range of grants and awards. The grants are to support programs and the awards are to support members attending the world conference.
The ISME Grants Program offers multiple grants, including sponsored grants that focus on specific themes or regions of the world. ISME grants also vary in the amount and duration of funding provided.
In overview the grants are:
ISME-NAMM Foundation Community Music Development Grants (up to a total of US12,000; over 1 to 3 years). Two themes: Music Making, Leisure and Wellbeing; and Community Music
ISME-SEMPRE Music Education Research Grants (up to a total of US$6,000; over 1 to 2 years)
ISME-Gregory Brown Youth Music Development Grants (up to a total of US$3,000; over 1 to 2 years)
ISME Project Development Grants (up to a total of US$3,000; over 1 to 2 years)
ISME Partnership Development Grants (up to a total of US$3,000; over 1 to 2 years)
Applicants should read the overview before submitting and full details about each of the grants is available by clicking on the relevant box below. This is an online process.
The grants program is currently not open.
World Conference Awards
ISME offers a number of awards which provide funding for travel and sustenance for those who would benefit from financial assistance to attend and present at the World Conference. These are:
Sponsored Delegate Award
ISME World Conference Awards
Steve Dillon ISME World Conference Award
Full details of each are available by clicking on the relevant box below. Please note that no more than one award will be offered to any individual at any time. This awards program opens in the early months of each conference year.