Les Paul Foundation Music ProgramsDeadline: September 15, 2021
The Les Paul Foundation inspires innovative and creative thinking by sharing the legacy of Les Paul through support of music education, recording, innovation, and medical research related to hearing. Funding consideration is given to programs and projects that encourage innovation in music production and/or performance, and to innovative STEM or STEAM programs for students and others in challenging situations. Preference is given to programs that relate to music innovation, engineering, and medical research that relates to hearing loss, curing tinnitus, and other hearing impairment issues. All applicants must describe how Les Paul’s story will be shared.
Note: The Foundation has two annual application deadlines on January 15 and September 15.
Amount: Past awards have ranged from $1,000 to $75,000.
Eligibility: Organizations classified as tax- exempt 501(c)(3) public charities.