Nancy A. Atkinson Music Grant Application

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Megan Boone Grants for Performing Arts


The Nancy A. Atkinson Grant for Music

Actress and Director Megan Boone was raised in The Villages and graduated from Belleview High School in 2001. Boone established the “Megan Boone Grants for the Performing Arts”, with Marion Cultural Alliance, in honor of Nancy A. Atkinson, an art educator who made a difference in Boone’s life. Each year, Boone will award $1,250 each to two music students.


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The spirit of this grant is to provide support for two Marion County student applicants (who are economically disadvantaged, lgbtq+ or have immediate family members who are lgbtq+, and/or are physically or mentally disabled or ill) to purchase instruments and/or musical equipment.
Please provide a budget including the total cost (instruments, musical equipment, and other sources of funding)
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    I certify that the information contained in this application, including all attachments and support materials is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and that I will abide by all legal, financial, and reporting requirements, such as matching funds and final reports for all grants received by the organization.