Recipients of Give the Gift of Music Foundation awards or scholarships must be between the ages of seven (7) and eighteen (18) years of age and have both an interest in musical performance or composition and is in need of financial assistance to pursue further musical education or performance opportunities.
Determination of Financial Need is based on an evaluation of all employment and financial information supplied in the application form.

To qualify the recipient must be receiving any of the following:

• National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
                                                                                     • PHA or HUD administered Housing Subsidies (Section 8)
                                                                                     • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
                                                                                     • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

All application forms must include proof of listed assistance programs.



Give the Gift of Music Foundation approved providers are professional musicians, composers, performers or musical educators whose primary occupation is musical performance, composition or instruction as evidenced by membership in or accreditation by one or more of the following:
National Guild for Community Arts Education
National Association of Schools of Music, or
the provider is included in a listing of Private Music Instructors published by one of the following Pennsylvania Public School Districts:
Great Valley, Methacton, Norristown, North Penn, Owen J Roberts, Perkiomen Valley, Phoenixville, Pottsgrove, Spring-Ford, Tredyffrin-Easttown, Upper Merion





If you meet the eligibility criteria and are interested in helping us provide quality music education to deserving children in the area, please download and review the Services Agreement.