IML Department Matching Grant
Each year all departments at the Eastman School of Music can receive matching funding from IML for up to $500. This funds will go to support costs of bringing in external guests or groups to campus to present an event/panel/workshop. The information you will need to complete this form includes: Name and information of guest speaker(s), description and timeframe for the event, description of how the event aligns with the IML mission and the intended audience. If you are still finalizing the guests, please provide examples of individuals you would like to bring in. Please note: The chair of your department must be in agreement that this is how they would like to utilize their allotted department funds for this academic year.
Date of Submission
Department Applicant Information
Please provide the following information.
Name of the Department Chair
Department Chair's Email
Proposed Guest/Presenter/Group Information
Please provide us with the following information about the guest(s) you are suggesting. Note: If you are still finalizing which guests you are interested in, list more than one!
Name of Guest or Ensemble
Title/Role/Focus of Guest or Ensemble
Guest Biographical Information
Please provide a short biography or website for the individual you are interested in inviting
Do you already have a connection with this individual?
Indirectly (i.e. Eastman alumni, colleague of a friend, etc.)
Propose Date or Timeframe (please include month & year)
Please describe the proposed event(s)
How will they engage with our students? Is it a panel? Workshop? 1:1 advising?
How does this event align with the IML Mission?
Mission: The IML creates career and leadership opportunities for musicians on and off the stage.
Who is the intended audience (specific type of Eastman student) and how does this guest appeal to this audience?
Will this be a department required event? Or will it occur during an existing class?
To increase attendance, we recommend that one of the above occurs.
Budget & Matching Funds Requested
Please provide the following information around the funds you are requesting.
Please provide a brief description of your overall budget (expenses), how you plan on funding the event, and the timeline of when these funds will be utilized.
IML Matching Grant Amount Requested
How much funding will you be requesting of us? Note: This has to MATCH what has already been offered by department, up to $500.
Please provide any additional information.
What additional information might help your application?
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