Why Giving Matters

Each year, talented young artists from around the world 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'll find various ways to make a contribution to The Juilliard School, or contact us via the information below.

By telephone:

(212) 799-5000, ext. 278, for:

Elizabeth Hurley, Vice President, Development and Public Affairs
Katie Murtha, Director, Major Gifts
Lori Padua, Director, Planned Giving
Ed Piniazek, Director of Development Operations
Amanita Pleasant-Heird, Director, Special Events
Edward Sien, Director, Foundation and Corporate Relations
Rebecca Vaccarelli, Director, Alumni Relations
Matt Herbek, Associate Director, Annual Giving

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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.

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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

To make a one-time contribution to Juilliard via the web, visit our giving form and follow the step-by-step instructions. You can also call Juilliard’s Office of Development and Public Affairs at (212) 799-5000, ext. 278 or email development@juilliard.edu. Our regular business hours are Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm (EST).

Membership Programs

Membership includes many benefits such as advance access to tickets through the Members’ Presale, a 50% discount on all tickets, and opportunities to connect with Juilliard students, alumni, faculty, and internationally renowned guest artists. Most importantly, a membership will provide you with personalized access to this unique performing arts institution helping to develop the future of dance, drama, and music.

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 Juilliard’s goal of securing the resources required to meet their needs. All contributions to The Juilliard School 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.

Giving FAQ

Answers to frequently-asked questions regarding specific types of contributions can be found here.