Bursaries

The Kent Music Bursary

Kent Music is committed to enabling children and young people access musical opportunities. The Kent Music Bursary provides financial support to 5-18 year olds, living in Kent, excluding Medway, who meet the financial criteria as detailed on our information sheet. Please read the information sheet before completing the application form and submitting to us via email or post:

Should you require further assistance or information, please contact Gail Batty on 01622 358413 or email gbatty@kent-music.com

Other funding opportunities

ABRSM Scholarships and Funding
http://gb.abrsm.org/en/about-abrsm/scholarships/
 
EMI Music Sound Foundation is an independent music education charity, established in 1997 to celebrate the centenary of EMI Records and to improve young peoples’ access to music education in the UK & Ireland.
http://www.emimusicsoundfoundation.com
 
Dance and Drama Awards
You could get a Dance and Drama Award (DaDA) to help with fees and living costs at one of 19 private dance and drama schools.
https://www.gov.uk/dance-drama-awards
 
Future Talent
Future Talent – Bursary Programme 2017

Future Talent Application Guidelines

Future Talent Bursary Application Form

Future Talent Financial Declaration
 
Kent and Medway Young Musicians’ Trust
The Trust is able to make awards to help towards the cost of musical activities, which are organised on a countywide basis in the geographical area of Kent and Medway.
http://kamym.info/index.htm
 
Music and Dance Scheme
The Music and Dance Scheme provides grants and help with fees at 8 independent schools and 21 centres for advanced training.
https://www.gov.uk/music-dance-scheme
 
SCALE Vocal Trust
SCALE Vocal Trust is a charity who assist gifted young singers in need of financial assistance.
http://www.scalevocaltrust.org.uk
 
‘Take it away’ Musical Instrument Scheme
Take it away offers interest-free loans for the purchase of musical instruments.
http://www.takeitaway.org.uk/what-is-take-it-away/