Kurt Weil Foundation Grants

Introduction

Kurt Weil Foundation Grants is a non-profit organization, which aims to spread the musical contributions of Kurt Weil to the masses so that the musical endeavors of Kurt Weil can be adulated and grasped by the masses as well as the connoisseurs of music. The musical contributions of Kurt Weil are transferred to the coming generations by the endeavor of the grant to prevent the art form of Kurt Weil from extinction.

Grant details of Kurt Weil Foundation

The grant is given in more than one topic among the following spheres:

  • Broadcasts

  • Travel Grants

  • Research

  • Symposium

  • Performance and Production at a professional level receive a grant below $5, 000

  • Publication

  • Recording Projects

  • Travel

  • Performance in college or university

Application deadline of Kurt Weil Foundation Grants

The applications must be sent by 1 November and the deserving candidates are informed by 1 February. The scholarship is given to 2 persons every year.

Eligibility for availing Kurt Weil Foundation Grants

  • The scholarship is open to candidates at post-graduation level throughout the world and the project has to be carried on in the Common wealth countries other than Australia.
  • The candidate shall have to be exceptionally outstanding in music with a passion to carry the legacy of the maestro. Candidates need to have a musical background with an in depth understanding of the subtle nuances and intricacies of music. They need to have the sense of responsibility and dedication to carry forward the project and make it successful. Outstanding and marvelous achievements get by the candidate in the particular topic of the project will be an added benefit for the candidate.
  • The project done by the candidate in the various forms like concerts, recording, live stage performance or beaming of the musical works of Kurt Weil in electronic medium.

Contact Address of Kurt Weil Foundation Grants

  • Carolyn Weber, Director, Kurt Weill Foundation for Music, 7 East 20th Street, New York, NY 10003 − 1106
  • Telephone: (212) 505 − 5240
  • Fax: (212) 353 − 9663
  • E-mail: cweber@kwf.org
  • Link: www.kwf.org