Thought this may be of interest here -- would love to see some Afro-punkers go for it!
Title: Perkinson Travel-to-the-Collections Grants Program
Sponsor: Center for Black Music Research
The sponsor supports research in the study and performance of black
music repertoire and assists scholars and musicians to visit the CBMR
Library and Archives for the purpose of examining and utilizing its
archival collection of scores and its sound recordings.
Established Date: 01/11/2005
Follow-Up Date: 07/01/2009
Review Date: 06/26/2008
Address: Perkinson Travel-to-the-Collections Grant
Columbia College Chicago
600 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605-1996
Web Site: http://www.colum.edu
Program URL: http://www.colum.edu/CBMR/Library_and_Archives/
Deadline Ind: Receipt
Deadline Open: No
Award Type(s): Facilities-Access To
Research Grants/R & D
Citizenship/Country of Applying Institution:
Locations Tenable: U.S.A. Institution (including U.S. Territories)
Appl Type(s): Artist/Writer/Etc.
Target Group(s): NONE
Funding Limit: $1,000 MAXIMUM
Duration: 5 DAY(s)
Indirect Costs: Unspecified
Cost Sharing: No
Sponsor Type: Miscellaneous Non-Federal
Geo. Restricted: NO RESTRICTIONS
The Travel Grant Program provides a maximum award of $1,000 to
applicants who demonstrate the ability to launch and complete a
scholarly or performance-based research project based on the sponsor's
collections. Recipients will be expected to devote five full days on
site at the CBMR and to the research funded by the fellowship.
Scholars, musicians, composers and conductors, educators, graduate
students, and independent researchers residing or attending school
beyond commuting distance of the Center for Black Music Research (more
than 100 miles) are eligible to apply for this grant.
The Travel Grant Program provides a maximum award of $1,000.
KEYWORDS: African-American Art