Arthur Flagler Fultz Award for Music Therapy Research 2017


May 15, 2017


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ABout the award

The Arthur Flagler Fultz Award is now $15,000

Save paper and mailing costs: Applications will be accepted via electronic submission!

All applications must be emailed to the AMTA National Office and received by 5:00 pm EST on May 5, 2017 to be considered eligible.

Submit your application to using the electronic application form:

2017 Fultz Award Application Form & Guidelines 

Guidelines and Procedures can be read at the beginning of the online application form.

Instructions: All applications must be typed and submitted electronically using fultz application form (MSWord document). Please provide information for all fields. Applications will be accepted electronically only. Submissions are accepted in MSWord format only. Please download/save this form to your computer, then save it as a new file, using the Member number of the principal investigator and the word "Fultz.". Example: If principal investigator is John Smith and John’s Member number is M11111, the filename should be M11111fultz.doc. If you do not know your member number, check your member card or feel free to contact the AMTA national office.

Follow the application instruction exactly. Include all required forms and information in the order listed. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

To enter required information in the Word document, click on the gray boxes below and type in your text. Don’t forget to save your work!

The initial committee review of all applications will be a blind review process. References to individuals or organizations involved in the research project should appear only in the APPLICANT INFORMATION SECTION. The remainder of the proposal, the BLIND REVIEW SECTION, must be submitted without reference to individuals or organizations involved in the research project. 

Electronically submit applications to: 
Applications must be received by 5:00 pm EST on May 5, 2017.

*** For a Fultz grant submission to be considered eligible and complete, the submitter must receive a confirmation from AMTA indicating that the application was received.  If you do not receive a confirmation, the application will not be considered a complete submission. Fultz receipt confirmations are sent within 48 hours (business days) of submission.***

Previous Fultz Research Fund Award Recipients:

Wendy Magee, PhD, MT-BC
"Validating the Music Therapy Assessment Tool for Awareness in Disorders of Consciousness (MATADOC) Against the Best Practice External Reference Standard."
Amy Smith, MA, MT-BC, CCLS
"The Effects of Live Contingent Singing on Preterm Neonates with Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia."
For more information click "Further official information" below.

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Publish Date
December 22, 2016