Posted on :
1 Mar, 2012
The Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) announces, via its Endowment for the National Arts, the SAMRO Music Bursaries for 2012.
These Bursaries are the most substantial awards in music study in Southern Africa. Bursaries are open to citizens of South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland. Applicants should be registered for a music degree/ diploma at a South African University in 2012.
The following bursaries are on offer:
SAMRO OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIPS COMPETITION FOR INSTRUMENTALISTS
CLOSING DATE 30 April 2012
In addition to the above-mentioned bursaries, the SAMRO Overseas Scholarships is a competition held every year. These Awards currently rotate in the following four-year cycle:
The Scholarships, one for Western Art music and one for Jazz/ Popular music, are for applicants who have already obtained a degree or equivalent diploma in music, or who are in their final year of such degree or equivalent diploma. The award is to be used for post-graduate study overseas. The value is R160 000 each plus travel allowance of up to R10 000. Regulations and application forms will be available at the beginning of February 2012.
Samro Endowment for the National Arts (SENA)
P O Box 31609, Braamfontein 2017
Tel: (011) 712 8417
Ends 1st March 2012