The Duke Funding Alert newsletter, published every Monday, provides information on all new and updated grants and fellowships added to the database during the prior week. This listserv is restricted to members of the Duke community.
Research Grants, Dissertation Fellowships & Performance Grants
The Kurt Weill Foundation Grant Program awards financial support worldwide to not-for-profit organizations for performances of musical works by Kurt Weill and Marc Blitzstein, to individuals and not-for-profit organizations for scholarly research pertaining to Kurt Weill, Lotte Lenya, and Marc Blitzstein, and to not-for-profit organizations for relevant educational or scholarly initiatives.
The annual application deadline is 1 November for proposals for projects and performances taking place on or after 1 January of the coming year and before 1 July of the year following. For example, the application deadline is 1 November 2023 for proposals for projects and performances taking place on or after 1 January 2024 and before 1 July 2025. (Proposals for retroactive funding of projects or performances will not be accepted.)
An additional application deadline of 1 June is primarily intended for College/University Performance grants for productions taking place in the following academic year.
Areas of Interest
- Professional Performance
- College/University Performance
- Scholarly Symposia/Conferences; Educational Outreach; Community Engagement
- Kurt Weill Mentors
- Kurt Weill Dissertation Fellowship
- Publication Assistance
- Research and Travel