Apply for the DMU Music Scholarship programme

Applications are now open for the DMU Music Scholarship programme 2020/21. The DMU programme provides a unique opportunity for talented DMU student musicians to develop their musical skills and general musicianship through coaching and social impact projects.

The DMU Music Scholarship includes:

  • Six hours of tuition with a world class specialist
  • Performance opportunity at the end of the academic year
  • Creative ensemble project focussing on music leadership and social impact.


Entry to the DMU Music scholarships programme is via competitive process:

  1. Application form
  2. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to audition

Due to the ongoing circumstances surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, auditions are by video recording this year.

Former DMU Music scholar, Molly Bennett said: “Having the opportunity to complete the music scholarship alongside my studies helped me to develop an array of transferable skills that I have been able to put into practice throughout my degree.

"It provided me with the opportunity to have training from an established industry professional, experience in a professional industry led audition and the opportunity to hold my own professional music recital.

"The entire experience was invaluable, and I am so very grateful for such a fantastic opportunity.”

Please email for an application form. The deadline to submit your application is Friday 6 November 2020 at 5pm.

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Posted on Tuesday 27 October 2020

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