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Give to Music & Dance

Direct your gift to a Fund that matches your interests. We welcome multi-year pledges. Your gifts are tax deductible.
Thank you for your generosity!

Secure Online Giving

Give online to general funds:
Friends of Music    Friends of Dance
    Minuteman Marching Band

Give online to any of the following Music Funds (click on the name):
75th Anniversary Music Scholarship
Alviani Voice Masterclass
Anne Elder Bestor Memorial Scholarship
Klock Campbell Horn Studio Award
Klock Classical Sax
Minority Scholarships in Music
Music Scholarships
New Instruments
Ornest Alumni Visiting Artist Endowment
Ornest Voice Award
Piano Restoration and Acquisition

Give online to any of the following Dance Funds (click on the name):
Dance - Artistic Endeavors
MVP Dance Fund (in honor of Marilyn V. Patton)

Give online to any of the following Marching Band Funds:
Band Alumni Scholarship
Band Uniform Fund
George N. Parks Memorial Award
Minuteman Marching Band Percussion Program
Power & Class Scholarship/Recruitment


For gifts to the following Scholarship/Support Funds, go to the UMass Giving Page (MUSIC or DANCE).  Scroll down to Special Gift Instructions or Comments box (below Gift Options), and type or copy/paste the name of your chosen fund. 
Thank you for your gift!

Bezanson Graduate Voice or Composition Award

Horace Boyer Gospel Music Fund

Susan Cunningham Campbell Scholarship

Walter Chesnut Scholarship in Trumpet

Russell E. and Janet R. Falvey Scholarship for Careers in Public School Music Education

Fletcher Henderson/Max Roach Endowed Award in Jazz

Richard Jones Scholarship in Dance

Howard Lebow Memorial Scholarship in Piano

Eugenie M. May Award in Piano

Jeffrey Morgan Memorial Scholarship

Julian Olevsky Memorial Scholarship in Violin

Oratorio Performance Endowment Fund

Stark Vocal Enhancement Fund for Workshops by Visiting Artists

Undergraduate Accompanying Award in Piano

University Chorale Fund or Chamber Choir Fund



Give by Check

Please write the specific fund or purpose (e.g. Friends of Music, Olevsky Scholarship, etc.) on the memo line, make it out to UMass Amherst and send it to UMass Amherst, Development Office, Memorial Hall, 134 Hicks Way, Amherst, MA 01003.

Give by Phone

Please call the Gifts Processing office at UMass at 413-545-4721. Be sure to have your credit card ready and have selected a Fund or Funds to which to direct your gift.  Please also mention that it is a Music & Dance Dept. Fund.



Contact: Lucia Miller, Director of Development, College of Humanities & Fine Arts, 413-577-4421,