GENERAL APPLICATION GUIDELINES• Application deadline extended to August 15, 2019, at 10:00 pm.• Those submitting do not need to be a member of Handbell Musicians of America.• Consider all aspects of handbell musicianship in all settings as you develop your class ideas. The board strives to select a wide variety of classes for all constituencies of our membership.• Those interested in teaching at the event must submit a separate Class Submission Application for each class topic/idea they would like to present.• All applications MUST be completed using this online form. Applications in other formats will not be accepted.• Questions regarding the process should be directed to Jill Fite at email@example.com.
FACULTY COMPENSATION• $40 honorarium per 50-minute class session taught up to $200 for the event• Registration for the event is required to attend classes, participate in massed ringing sessions, or join attendees at event meals.• Your faculty honorarium can be applied toward your registration.
SPECIAL APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONSThis is a multi-page application that will require detailed information about the class you propose and the equipment required for that class. We recommend you prepare your answers for the following questions in a text document before you begin the application so you can simply copy and paste them into the form. This will help prevent the form from timing-out and your data being lost before you are able to complete the application.
Questions that may require advance preparation:• Information about where the class you propose has been previously presented.• Class Description: A brief description of your class (approximately 100 words). This will be posted on the event website to encourage attendance and will be included in the event program guide.• Class Outline: A more detailed description of the class, your planned teaching methods, class goals, etc.• Prepare a complete list of the equipment required for the class.