Nominations Open For Second Annual Music Educator Award

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Nominations open for second annual music educator award presented by The Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Foundation®

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WHO: Applications for the second annual Music Educator Award are currently online; to nominate a teacher, visit The deadline to nominate is March 31, 2014.The application process will adjust each year to allow the broad array of effective teaching styles and methods used in the discipline to be recognized and awarded. The award is open to current U.S. music teachers, and anyone can nominate a teacher -students, parents, friends, colleagues, community members, school deans, and administrators. Teachers are also able to nominate themselves. Nominated teachers will be notified and invited to fill out an application.

WHAT: The Music Educator Award was established to recognize current educators (kindergarten through college, public and private schools) who have made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of music education and who demonstrate a commitment to the broader cause of maintaining music education in the schools. A joint partnership and presentation of The Recording Academy® and the GRAMMY Foundation®, this special award was announced last year on the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards by Portnow, Seacrest and six-time GRAMMY® winner Justin Timberlake.

WHEN: Deadline is March 31, 2014.

For more information about the Grammy Foundation, please visit