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What is "MEIEA?"

The Music and Entertainment Industry Educators Association (MEIEA®) is an international organization that was formed in 1979 to bring together educators with leaders of the music and entertainment industries.  The primary goal of MEIEA® is to facilitate an exchange of information between educators and practitioners in order to prepare students for careers in the music and entertainment industries.  The purpose for which MEIEA® is organized and operated is exclusively literary and educational as defined in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and its regulations.

In order to seek professional practical knowledge and functional strategies in education, MEIEA® endeavors to:

  • Provide resources for the exchange of information and knowledge about all aspects of the music and entertainment industries;
  • Foster scholarly research on the music and entertainment industries as well as on music and entertainment industries education;
  • Assist institutions with the development of music and entertainment industries programs and curricula;
  • Facilitate interaction between the music and entertainment industries and music and entertainment industries' educators and affiliated educational institutions;
  • Promote student interests in the music and entertainment industries.
The Association is governed by an elected Executive Board, which consists of President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Director of Membership, eight (8) Board members; and five (5) appointed positions, Journal Editor, Editor, Webmaster, European, and Ausrtal/Asian liaisons.

MEIEA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of education in the music and entertainment industries.  Institutional membership is available to institutions of higher education.  In order to be considered for membership, the institution must be recognized, licensed, and/or accredited as a post-secondary educational institution.  Organizations and business entities interested in supporting the mission and activities of MEIEA are encouraged to become sponsors of MEIEA through charitable support.  Sponsor support is greatly appreciated and tax-deductible.

Support of MEIEA activities by companies, institutions, individuals, and organizations that value music and entertainment industry education is greatly appreciated by MEIEA's members.  If you or your company would like to contribute to music and entertainment industry education please contact

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