For complete information about the SCL's New York Mentor Program, please visit this page.

This program is designed for entry-level SCL Associate Member composers and songwriters. The 2020-21 term for New York Mentor Program runs from October 2020 to May 2021, with a short holiday break. This year, the Mentor Program will consist of online, interactive workshops and seminars offered several times a month.

The application form below must be submitted online here by 11:59 PM ET, Thursday, October 1. For any questions, please use the Contact page and direct your questions to the New York Mentor Program.

    Your selection here will not affect your opportunities in the Mentor Program. This question is asked for planning purposes.
  • Submission Materials: Music

    The SCL will review up to five minutes of music work. You may use any of the following fields to provide your music (either via links or uploads). We welcome PDF scores and/or lead sheets if available.
  • Allowable file types are mp3, m4a, mov, pdf, mp4, m4v, aif, aiff, wav, zip. Maximum upload 100MB.
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    Accepted file types: mp3, m4a, mov, pdf, mp4, m4v, aif, aiff, wav, zip.
  • We welcome SoundCloud, Dropbox, YouTube, Vimeo, ReelCrafter, or other similar links.
  • Submission Materials: Background

  • What do you hope to gain from this experience? What are your goals as a composer or songwriter?
  • Please tell us about your education credentials, background, and credits, including all current and previous internships and workshops. You may either fill in this field, or attach a résumé/CV below.
  • Allowable file types are pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf, zip.
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    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf, zip.