Music Study Grants have been awarded for the current cycle. 

Applications for our next round of grants will be available in Fall 2018.   If you would like us to notify you when they are available please contact us via email.  

Music Study Grants  are scholarships for payment of private lessons. They are available for instrumental instruction only (excluding keyboards).

Download the application in english here:  MEAP Music Study Grant Application 2018

Download the application in spanish here:  MEAP Study Grant Application–Spanish 2018

Qualifications: Student must be at least 12 years of age or have at least one year of previous music study, and be participating in a public school music program. The student must demonstrate a financial need and reside in one of the counties served by MEAP. (Oregon: Clatsop, Columbia, Tillamook, Washington, Yamhill, Multnomah, Clackamas, Marion, Linn, Hood River, Wasco, Lincoln;  Washington: Cowlitz, Clark, Skamania, Klickitat, and Lewis)

Please be sure to include all information requested since your application may be disqualified if you do not!

If needed, MEAP can help  connect students with qualified private teachers within the union membership.   Send a request to


MEAP Music Project Grant Programs   These are grants to members of Local 99 for in-school performances and music education projects.

Applications will be considered only if the project takes place within Local 99 jurisdiction.  The project must take place outside of the school’s curriculum and has been approved by the school’s teacher. Presenters should be members of AFM Local 99.

The Music Project Grant Program is on going and grant proposals will be reviewed when submitted.  Awards will be made soon after.

To download an application click here:  MEAP Music Project Grant Application