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To begin your application please choose the type of funding below.  More information about each type of funding and who it is open to can be found within out Funding Available page.

Please note the ‘Key Dates for your Diary’ section on this page for information of when applications open, close and when auditions start.

Finally, some funding types require that you register on this site and subsequently login.  Where necessary the site will guide you through the process.  Scroll down to begin applying for funding and please DO NOT use Auto Complete


Key dates for your diary

Applications Open: 01/01/2022

Applications Deadline: 10/02/2022

References Deadline: 21/02/2022

Auditions Start: 11/04/2022

Update January 2022: The current intention of the Trustees is to provide support for students in the academic year 2022/23. We are keeping all Government advice and restrictions relating to COVID-19 under review and currently are hopeful that we will be able to hold live auditions in London in spring 2022. However, candidates are advised to ensure that the applications and recordings submitted to the Trust are as strong as possible.

Please choose the funding you wish to apply for

Study Grant

Open to undergraduate Jazz musicians and postgraduate classical and jazz singers, instrumentalists and composers.

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Instrument Purchase Loan

Each year the Trust is able to offer a small number of interest-free loans to former beneficiaries to help with the purchase of musical instruments

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Stephen Oliver Award

Awarded biennially to a young composer who has written a work for music theatre to assist with bringing that work to performance

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