The RMA offers a number of awards for musical scholarship, as well as financial assistance for research student projects and for the organisation of conferences. Awards are administered by the Awards Committee.
Awarded to recipients selected for their outstanding contribution to musicology.
Honorary membership of the Association, a rare honour, is awarded in recognition of substantial and long-standing contributions to musical scholarship.
Awarded annually for a distinguished article by a scholar in the early stages of his or her career.
Small grants to student members of the RMA or members of RMA student groups for research expenses.
Managed by the RMA's Proceedings Committee, affiliation of conferences and study days to the RMA offers a number of benefits, including free advertising, advice and support from RMA Officers, and sometimes financial support.