We grant to individuals and organizations who have an exceptional talent for helping young people feel fully alive through rhythm -- as expressed in music and dance.
We grant two-year fellowships to those who serve as a link to a world filled with more joy. You must reside in the United States to be eligible. Click here to see current and past Fellows.
Special consideration will be given to organizations in the Pacific Northwest committed to one or more of the following:
We grant $250-600 for additional strategies to promote our values and mission, for example:
What we do not fund:
The work of the Jubilation Foundation is circling around our belief in the need for more music and movement, wherever, however it happens. We believe this is fundamental to the health of the individual and the community. However, we do not fund:
Individuals (Fellows): United States
Organizations: Washington and Oregon
Size of Grants:
Individuals (Fellows): $5,000/year for two years
Organizations: $2,000 to $10,000
Special Projects: $250 - $600
Our selection process takes about five months from deadline to notification.
Letters of Intent (2 pages max) are due July 15, 2014
Please include what you hope to accomplish, how and where you plan to go about it, how much funding you need, and who you are (a brief background of your organization). If accepted, you'll receive instructions for a full proposal, due September 15, 2014
Nominations are due January 15, 2015
You may nominate yourself or someone else.
There will be an application here for you to download a month or so before the deadline.
For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org