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The National Association for Music Education (NAfME) and the Society for Research in Music Education (SRME) invite proposals for research that examines an important issue facing music education and especially those prioritized by NAfME leadership. For this grant cycle, these research priority areas include:

  1. practices and/or policies impacting equity in and access to music education, PreK–12, and
  2. strategies to support a diverse music teacher education workforce.

Two proposals will be funded up to $10,000 each.

The Request for Proposals provides details about the eligibility, budget, proposal format, and submission procedure requirements. The proposal submission deadline is October 16, 2023.

Access the Request for Proposals

Best wishes for the continued success of your important work,

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Wendy Sims

Chair, NAfME Society for Research in Music Education
Curators’ Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director of Music Education,
University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

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Published Date

September 15, 2023


  • Research in Music Education


September 15, 2023. © National Association for Music Education (

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