Youth music projects eligible for three $500,000 awards

Introducing The Lewis Prize for Music

Letters of interest deadline: Monday, Sept., 16, 2019

The Lewis Prize for Music is excited to announce the opening of its inaugural awards process. At the core of The Lewis Prize is the belief that music can inspire and catalyze positive social and systemic change. With the mission and vision of creating fair and vibrant communities through music, it will give three multi-year awards of $500,000 each to leaders of U.S. youth music organizations and initiatives in January 2020.

Visit The Lewis Prize for Music website for information on the eligibility criteria, process and a link to the Letter of Interest application portal.

All letters of interest are due no later than 11:59 EST on Monday, September 16, 2019.