Grant Application Guidelines:

  • Music Is Unity supports emancipated foster youth, ages 15 to 23 in the United States.
  • To apply for a grant the applicant’s organization must have a program(s) that supports EMANCIPATED FOSTER YOUTH in the above age range.  The organization/program must assist in at least one of the following areas:
    • Education
    • Housing Aid and Assistance
    • Job Placement
    • Career Skill Development
    • Legislative Reform
    • Mental and Psychological Counseling
  • Music Is Unity awards grants to 501(c) 3 non-profit organizations, as well as organizations with a 501 (c) 3 fiscal sponsor.
  • Grants range from $5,000-$25,000

How to Apply:

  • Please submit a letter of inquiry (2 pages or less) providing an overview of the organization/program.  Please provide the following information:
    • Organization’s mission statement
    • Date of creation/years in service
    • Overview of programs, including population served
    • Significant accomplishments/highlights
    • How grant funds will be used
    • 3 letters of recommendation
    • Previous fiscal year budget
    • Contact information (Name, title, phone, address, and email)
    • Previous financial audits-or-tax reporting (to be used to determine expense percentages)

Email letter of inquiry to:

If your organization is a possible grant candidate, we will contact you within 4 to 6 weeks upon receiving your letter.

DEADLINE: Music Is Unity awards grants year round.