AMS Subventions for Publications
Awarded by American Musicological Society (AMS)
To help individuals with expenses involved in the publication of works of musical scholarship, including books, articles and works in non-print media.
No individual can receive a subvention more than once in a 3-year period.
Open to younger scholars and scholars in the early stages of their careers. Proposals for projects that make use of newer technologies are welcomed.
US$500-2,000 with a maximum of US$2,500 available
Applicants must submit a short, written abstract of up to 1,000 words describing the project and its contribution to musical scholarship, a copy of the article or other equivalent sample, a copy of a contract or letter of agreement from the journal editor or publisher indicating final acceptance for publication, and a detailed budget and explanation of the expenses to which the subvention would be applied. Wherever possible expenses should be itemized. If the publication is a book a representative chapter should be submitted.
February 15th to August 15th
- Professional development
The American Musicological Society (AMS) was founded in 1934 as a non-profit organization, with the aim of advancing research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship. In 1951, the Society became a constituent member of the American Council of Learned Societies.