Why Giving Matters

Each year, talented young artists from around the globe come to Juilliard to study with our world-renowned faculty in an environment that fosters our students' growth as performers and individuals, and actively shapes the future of the performing arts.

A gift to The Juilliard School is an investment in the future of dance, drama, and music. We count on your generosity to help further the school’s mission of excellence in performing arts education. Below, you will find various ways to make a contribution to The Juilliard School.

Contact us:

Phone: (212) 799-5000, ext. 278
Email: General Inquiries

Office of Development
The Juilliard School
60 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023

Alexandra Wheeler, Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer
Katie Murtha, Director of Major Gifts
Lori Padua, Director of Planned Giving
Rebecca Vaccarelli, Director of Alumni Relations
Kim Furano, Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations
Robyn Calmann, Director of Special Events
Kaylen Ratto Giannini, Associate Director, Annual Giving and Membership

Your Impact

When you make a gift to Juilliard—whether you direct it toward student scholarships, the Pre-College Division, or wherever the need is greatest—you become an essential member of the Juilliard community. Thank you for being our champion.

Help Juilliard students reach their goals

Ways to Support Juilliard

A gift to The Juilliard School is an investment in the future of dance, drama, and music. We count on your generosity to help further the School’s mission of excellence in performing arts education.

Make a Gift

Click here to make a contribution to Juilliard. To make a gift over the phone, please call Juilliard’s Office of Development at (212) 799-5000, ext. 278. Our regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm (ET).

Membership Programs

Membership at Juilliard provides a unique opportunity to have personalized access to this acclaimed educational institution that is developing the next generation of performing artists.

Scholarship Giving

At Juilliard, admission has always been based on talent and dedication alone. We believe that no student should be denied a Juilliard education for want of funds. With 90 percent of our students typically eligible for financial assistance, every newly created scholarship represents important progress towards securing the resources required to meet their needs. All contributions for scholarships are fully tax deductible.

Planned Giving

Since Juilliard's founding in 1905, hundreds of generous individuals have supported future generations of young artists with bequests and other planned gifts for the School. By including Juilliard in your long-term plans, you too can provide critical assistance for the School — and for the musicians, dancers, and actors studying here — helping them to thrive as they embark on careers in the performing arts.

Foundation and Corporate Support

Your foundation, trust, or corporation can collaborate with Juilliard to assure the future of the performing arts in the United States and around the world.

Major Gifts

Juilliard’s major gifts program celebrates individuals whose support advances the School’s mission of providing the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world. The generosity of these leadership patrons supports scholarships, educational outreach projects, entrepreneurial activities, Juilliard’s world-class faculty, and the wide range of performance and master class opportunities that are vital components of the artistic education of our students. For more information please contact Katie Murtha, Director of Major Gifts, at [email protected] or 212-496-4811.