The Ann Stookey Fund for New Music is pleased to announce its 2014/15 grant cycle to support commissions for new choral music.
The Fund intends to support two or more commissions in each funding cycle, with grants totaling $25-35,000 each year. In 2014, the Fund’s initial year, five commissioning grants were made.
The Fund accepts applications for support of both sacred and secular new music from professional, amateur, and academic choral organizations based in the U.S.
To be eligible for this cycle, an application must be complete as of 11:59pm Eastern Time on November 3, 2014. Extensions of time will not be granted.
Grants will be announced on February 2, 2015.
Please review the new FAQs before applying. They may be found at this website’s Apply For a Grant page.
When you are ready to begin your application, click on the “Apply for a Grant” button on the same page and obtain a password as directed. With this password, you can return to your online application and save all the information you have entered until the application is complete.
We are very excited by the interest that the choral community has shown in the Fund and we look forward to your application.