New Fund: The Lewis Prize for Music 2024 Accelerator Awards

From The Lewis Prize for Music: We are thrilled to announce that The Lewis Prize for Music, a philanthropic music arts organization committed to advancing systems change through Creative Youth Development, is now accepting applications for its 2024 Accelerator Awards. The organization will grant nearly $2 million to Creative Youth Development organizations across the country, dedicated to creating positive change through youth music programs. 

Each award is valued at $500,000, and CYD music organizations that seek to influence youth-serving systems to ensure all young people have access to learning, creating, and performing experiences that reflect their culture and identity are eligible to apply.

The application is open now from Friday, March 24th, to Friday, June 2nd, 2023, at

Learn more about the award here.