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SAMRO Foundation announces the 2013 Music Bursaries - CLOSING DATE 1 March 2013

11 Dec 2012

The Southern African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) announces, via SAMRO Foundation, the SAMRO Music Bursaries for 2013

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 2013.  

Applications will only be accepted once students have proof of registration for 2013.

The following bursaries are on offer:

  • General Music Study: Western Art or Jazz Popular or African Indigenous Music genres (R10 000 each) available to students in their 1st and 2nd years 
  • Music Education OR Community Music Study (R10 000 each) available to students majoring in of these specialized courses in their 3rd and 4th years 
  • Music Technology OR Music Business (R10 000 each) available to students majoring in one of these specialized courses in their 3rd and 4th years 
  • Performance Study: Western Art or Jazz Popular or African Indigenous Music genres (R10 000 each) available to students majoring in performance study in their 3rd and 4th years 
  • Composition Study (R10 000 each) available to students majoring in music composition in their 3rd, 4th and postgraduate years
  • Indigenous African Music Research (R10 000 each) for post-graduate research students at Honours, Masters or Doctoral level

For more information on the bursaries please visit the SAMRO Foundation website.

Click here to download the relevant application forms