Music Therapy Grants Available

The Music Man Foundation is pleased to release its 2018 application for music therapy funding. This application is open to non-profit organizations delivering music therapy services to individuals in their communities. Grants will be awarded to organizations with a demonstrated commitment to delivering music therapy to their constituents and a thoughtful plan for expansion of and/or innovation based on their existing programs.

To be eligible, an organization must:

  1. Be a non-profit organization with IRS-determined 501 (c) (3) status. Programs with fiscal sponsor organizations will not be considered.
  2. Have its primary service location in one of the following counties in Southern California: Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, or Ventura.
  3. Have a minimum of one board-certified music therapist on staff, who has been compensated by the organization for his or her services for at least the past six (6) months.
  4. Submit a registration form by Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 6pm.


More information about application requirements and timeline can be found here. We encourage you to distribute to colleagues who might be interested and eligible for this opportunity and, where appropriate, share this opportunity on social media. With questions, please email