Accepting applications now!

Applications for the Fall 2018 Music Education Innovator Award are open now through a special extended deadline on October 31. Awards are given to schools with programs using innovative, sustainable strategies that allow broader access to music education.

Winners receive:

  • $4000 grant to further your program,  thanks to our founding sponsor, the CMA Foundation.
  • All expenses paid trip to the 2019 NAfME Conference and to the CMA Music Teachers of Excellence Award dinner in Nashville, TN May 2019
  • A platform for sharing your strategy with other schools and districts, serving as Give A Note Innovative Ambassador

At Give A Note Foundation, we believe music has power. It fans the flames of creativity and infuses our lives with passion and connection. Everyone deserves access to music education, and school is where the journey often begins. That’s why we’re looking for innovative music programs to fund within public schools. Is yours one of them?