Special Project Funding

Longy needs your help to build capacity in its operations, to pilot new programs that ensure our students have an innovative and equitable conservatory education, and to deepen the impact of our music and social change programs.​

To begin a conversation about which of Longy’s initiatives align with your philanthropic mission, contact Courtney Keller, Associate Director of Annual Giving and Donor Engagement, at ckeller@longy.edu​.

Examples of Special Project Funding include:

Entrepreneurship Fund

Supporting the entrepreneurial spirit of Longy’s students, this Fund offers seed grants for students to pilot their own music for social change projects while they are in school. 

Emergency Fund

Established to support students undergoing financial hardship, this Fund offers emergency grants to Longy’s students to meet unforeseen challenges.

Practice Keyboard Appeal

Created to ensure distanced practice spaces in the wake of COVID-19, this fund subsidizes the purchases of portable practice keyboards to support our pianists and vocalists.