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Welcome to The Wing's online application portal. Through this site you will be able to apply for the following programs:

The Jonathan Larson Grants: A unique grant program that recognizes excellence among emerging musical theatre artists, supporting composers, lyricists, and book writers at the beginning of their careers. Applications for the 2019 cycle are closed.

The application deadline was Friday, October 5th, 2018.


The National Theatre Company Grants: A program distributing grants of first time support to regional theatre companies with five to fifteen years of production history, and grants of second time support to companies that have already received a National Theatre Company Grant in order to advance their work in a significant way. Companies presented with these grants are recognized for their outstanding new play development and commitment to education, outreach work, and community engagement. Applications for the 2018 cycle are now closed. 

The application deadline was Monday, August 6th, 2018.


SpringboardNYC: A two-week concentrated pre-professional training course for college students planning careers in theatre. Students, many of whom are supported by scholarships awarded by ATW, learn industry skills and career development tools to translate their academic training into productive careers.  Applications for the 2019 Program are now closed.

The application deadline was Thursday, February 28th 2019.

The American Theatre Wing's Other Programs Include: 

The Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative: The intiative supports theatre education opportunities for underserved young people and under-resourced public schools around the United States. Through the ALW Initiative the Wing is promoting diversity, equity, and access to the arts through the Classroom Reasources Grants, Training Scholarships, and University Scholarships. To learn more about the ALW Intiative and how to apply, please click here


The Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge: A program for the next generation of musical theatre songwriters to compete for scholarships and a chance to showcase their composition while receiving coveted mentorship from musical theatre masters. To learn more about the Songwriting Challenge and how to enter, click here.


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