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Skau Art and Music Fund

Newcomb Institute is seeking proposals for funding from the Dorothy Beckemeyer Skau Art and Music Fund. This fund supports programs in art and music, with a strong preference for projects that involve and engage undergraduate students. 

Who May Apply: Faculty and staff in the art and music departments and the Newcomb Art Museum or other Tulane faculty who have a compelling art or music-based project.

Grant Awards: The grant program will make awards of up to $10,000. We may choose to fund one large project or several small projects. 

Application Materials:

1.  An application for Spring 2023 is available here, with a due date of May 1, 2023. Funding will be available for projects in the 2023-24 academic year.

2. Project statement describing the purpose of the project and a timeline for project completion (2-3 pages)

3. Statement describing undergraduate student involvement and impact (1-2 pages)

4. Budget statement itemizing project expenses and requested funding

For more information, contact:
Laura Wolford, Associate Director of Newcomb Institute, Director of Operations