Deadline to apply is Nov. 20, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET.
MIAMI (SEPT. 13, 2021) — The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® announced that applications are officially open for its 2022 Research and Preservation Grants program. The program provides four grants each year to music institutions, musicologists, researchers, nonprofit organizations and individuals around the world who are enhancing and preserving Latin music heritage.
Grants offered by the Latin GRAMMY Foundation fall into two categories:
Applications from qualified candidates will be reviewed by a committee of experts from Latin America, the Iberian Peninsula and the United States. Four applicants will each receive a grant with a maximum value of $5,000.
“We remain committed to educational equity and strive to provide access to a quality education for the students we serve from around the globe,” said Tanya Ramos-Puig, President, Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation. “We're proud to provide future Latin music creators the opportunity to advance their studies while simultaneously preserving our cultural heritage, and music, for generations to come.”
Since its inception in 2015, the program has awarded more than $135,000 in grants supporting 28 projects worldwide. Some of the recipients of the 2021 Research and Preservation Grant include:
2021 Awarded Research Grants:
2021 Awarded Preservation Grants:
Applications and guidelines are available at www.latingrammyculturalfoundation.com. The materials can be submitted in English, Spanish or Portuguese. The deadline to apply is Nov. 20, 2021, by 11:59 p.m. ET. If you have any additional questions email us at LGCF@grammy.com.
ABOUT THE LATIN GRAMMY CULTURAL FOUNDATION:
The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation® is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization established by The Latin Recording Academy® in 2014 to further international awareness and appreciation of the significant contributions of Latin music and its makers to the world’s culture. The Foundation provides college scholarships, educational programs and grants for the research and preservation of its rich musical legacy and heritage, and to date has donated more than $6.5 million with the support of Latin Recording Academy members, artists, corporate sponsors and other generous donors. For additional information, or to make a donation, please visit latingrammyculturalfoundation.com, Amazon Smile or our Facebook page. And follow us @latingrammyfdn on Twitter and Instagram, and at Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation on Facebook.
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