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LOI Form

Welcome to the GRAMMY Museum Foundation Grant Program Letter of Inquiry process.  Before you get started, please note the following:

Forms must be completed and submitted by October 15, 2019.

2020 LOI Form

1. Introduction

Please select from the funding categories below: *
Please indicate if you are applying as an organization or individual: *
What type of organization are you?*

2. Project Contact Information

(to be used by the GRAMMY Museum as the primary contact for this project)
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Notification Address *

3. Project Information

Max character count of 100. Please be sure to make sure your title fits – cut-off titles may not be considered.
Please indicate if the project involves basic research or applied research: *
Age of study population *
For a general audience as well as your peers, explain the goals of the project in clear and compelling language.

Grant requests may span a time period of up to twenty-four months and cannot overlap with previously awarded projects.

Preferred project start dates are between 7/1/20 – 10/1/20; however, start dates outside of this time frame will be considered.

The max request for Preservation Implementation and Research Grants is $20,000. The max request for Preservation Assistance Grants is $5,000.

4. Project Narrative


Please provide a brief description of the project, including but not limited to the following:

Historical significance
Uniqueness and/or at-risk status
Intended dissemination/access
Existing project partners and/or financial support (if any)


Please provide a brief description of the project, including but not limited to the following items:

Research question
Methodology outline (number of subjects, control groups, etc.)
Impact/application of research
Existing project partners and/or financial support (if any)

Include both a short biography of experience relevant to the project as well as the role each will fill.
How did you hear about the GRAMMY Museum Grant Program?*

Review all four sections. If you have completed and reviewed your LOI, please click the Submit button now. After the letter of inquiry has been submitted you will receive an email confirming your submission.

Invitations to submit a full application for consideration will be sent out December 2019. No phone calls please.