Funding is available to support students with creative outreach projects in the greater Houston community. If you are a current Shepherd School student and would like to apply for the next funding cycle please read the project guidelines. Specific dates and deadlines for funding are provided early each in Fall Semester. All applications are submitted online.
These are the application questions you will be asked to answer online. Since you are not able to save an online application in progress, we suggest that you maintain a Word version of your completed application, for your reference.
What will the fund pay for? The fund will support production costs for outreach projects such as:
You will you need to research costs and provide accurate quotes to substantiate your budget requests.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since the Sviatoslav Richter Fund is designed to promote the spirit of volunteerism, this fund will not support, in any way, the payment of musicians’ fees.
How do I apply for funding?
All applications must be submitted online.
If I receive an outreach grant, how do I receive the funds?
Are there any other guidelines for the outreach fund?