Great Start Grant
Great Start Grant

$60K Great Start Grant

Win a Yamaha Band Program Starter Pack for your school!*

Now back in its third year: the Yamaha Music Australia Great Start Grant!

We are awarding one school in Australia our annual Great Start Grant! In 2019 the grant consists of enough instruments and training to get a band program Off To A Great Start and a once in a lifetime opportunity: an in-school concert with Yamaha artist Tim Minchin.

  • 34 Brand New Yamaha Instruments including Clarinets, Bass Clarinet, Flutes, Alto Saxophones, Tenor Saxophones, Trumpets, Trombones, Euphonium, French Horn, Tuba, Snare Drum, Bass Drum and Glockenspiel
  • 3 days’ teacher training with leading band expert Dr. Rob McWilliams
  • An in-school concert with Yamaha Artist Tim Minchin!
  • PLUS: consolation prizes for a further two schools (equipment valued at $2,000 RRP)

*Applications close 16 March 2019, selection criteria and full terms and conditions apply.

Tim Minchin

Applications Open Now

Questions? If you still have questions after checking the terms and conditions, feel free to email Promotions-AUS@music.yamaha.com.

School Details

School Educational Stage

Representative

Supporting Information

Outline the current curricular and co-curricular music activities in the school, if any (e.g. student numbers, instruments if applicable, staffing, location(s), etc).

A letter from the Principal demonstrating how this Grant would benefit their school. This letter should include a statement showing willingness to support the program with staffing, space and other necessary resources. Word or PDF, max 5MB file size.

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A letter from a full time teacher at the school outlining how the school would implement and coordinate a music performance program. Word or PDF, max 5MB file size.

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A letter from a parent outlining how this Grant would benefit their child's school and outlining the kinds of support that the greater school community could offer the music performance program. Word or PDF, max 5MB file size.

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Any other relevant material or comments in support of the application. Word or PDF, max 5MB file size.

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Terms & Conditions