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Alumni Careers

Teaching Careers

COMPOSITION/THEORY

Chamber Music America
Grants for commissioning and more
Opportunity Listings

The Composer's Site. Lists of competitions and other opportunities
Composers and Schools. Funds to create music with and for high school students
New Music USA
Society of Composers Inc. Online News. Diverse opportunities. Membership required

CONDUCTING

Denver Musicians Association. Local auditions and more
Conductor's Guild Opportunity Bulletin. Membership required (log in to view)
All the Conducting Masterclasses
American Choral Directors Association Job Listings
ChoralNet.org Classifieds
Choristers Guild Job Bank (membership required)
Chorus America Jobs Directory
League of American Orchestras
MusicalChairs.info
OffStageJobs.com

GRANTS

Budget template: MS Office
Budget template: Google Docs

Resources for Grant Seekers
Grantsmanship Center Index of US Funding Sources by State
Duke University Index of Funding Opportunities
Fractured Atlas. Can serve as a fiscal agent to receive grants
Fiscal Sponsor Directory 
National Network of Fiscal Sponsors
Tarisio Trust Grants
Creative Capital
Selected List of Grantors, via a2ru
Selected Grant Resources for Individual Artists, via 3Arts in Chicago
National Endowment for the Arts
New York Foundation for the Arts Source

Chamber Music America 
Grants for Classical and Jazz groups

Paul R. Judy Center
The Awesome Foundation. $1,000 grants
Asian Cultural Council
Public Service Loan Forgiveness. Student debt relief from the US Dept. of Education
Teacher Loan Forgiveness, from the US Dept. of Education

HIGHER EDUCATION

Chronicle of Higher Education
College Music Society Vacancy List. (membership required)
University of Denver jobs
University of Colorado jobs (all campuses)
HigherEdJobs.com
Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
InsideHigherEd.com
AcademicJobsOnline.com
AcademicKeys.com
AcademicCareers.com
Council for Christian Colleges & Universities Job Search
Music Theory/Comp Jobs Wiki
Society for Music Theory Job Listings

Salary information
Faculty Salary Data via the Chronicle of Higher Ed
Faculty Salary Search at StartClass.com
Salary Data via HigherEdJobs.com

California Community College Jobs
GovernmentJobs.com
NATS Job Center (a few voice faculty jobs)
Association Européenne des Conservatoires
AcademicPositions.eu. Jobs in northern and central Europe
Applying for Faculty Positions. Guidelines by Gerald Klickstein

K-12 and PRIVATE TEACHING 

International Educator. Overseas K-12 teaching jobs
Education jobs by Jobbydoo
LinkedIn
Music-Job.com. Selected jobs in Germany, Switzerland, Austria
NAfME Job Listings
NAfME State Associations 
Index of US State Education Agencies (access job boards)
National Assoc. of Independent Schools - Job Listings
Private School Search
SchoolSpring.com
SouthernTeachers.com
Suzuki Assoc. of the Americas Job Listings
Teach for America
Teachers-Teachers.com
TopSchoolJobs.org

SALARIES

Faculty Salary Data, via the Chronicle of Higher Ed
Higher Education Salaries, via HigherEdJobs.com
Local Arts Agency Salaries, via Americans for the Arts
Glassdoor.com
Payscale.com
Salary.com
Salary Increase by College Major
Salary Calculator, from NACE. Discover salaries in diverse occupations in the US
Cost of Living Comparison, via Bankrate (US only)
CareerOneStop.org. Sponsored by the US Dept. of Labor
Salary Ranges for US Music Positions, from the Berklee College of Music
Stanford Career Guide - See p. 55, "Evaluating/Negotiating Job Offers"
Strategic National Arts Alumni Project. Salary data and more

SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS

CareerOneStop.org. Scholarship search tool sponsored by the US Dept. of Labor
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Fastweb.com
Find a Fellowship, via Columbia College
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
MusicalAmerica.com. Search for scholarships and grants
Petersons.com. Search for undergraduate and graduate scholarships
Scholarships for Music Majors, via MajoringInMusic.com
Scholarship Resources for Music Students, via NAfME
Soros Fellowships for New Americans
State Education Agencies


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