Scholarship Awards 2019-2020

The Rhythm Studio Foundation Scholarship is an annual award that provides the opportunity for young people to receive funded tuition at The Rhythm Studio.  Successful applicants receive funding for weekly tuition on drums, guitar, bass, piano, vocals or music technology over the course of three terms. The level of financial support available ranges from 100% funded scholarship places to bursary awards that result in a 50% reduction in tuition fees. As well as instrumental or vocal tuition, scholarship students play in bands, perform live, record and receive mentoring from music industry professionals. Candidates should carefully read the guidance notes below before completing the application form. 

Do not use this form if you are an existing scholarship student at The Rhythm Studio. Those wishing to reapply should do so here.


Candidates must be aged 11-18, have a proven passion for music, and a clear need for financial assistance in order to gain access to specialist music tuition.  In addition, candidates must have settled status in the UK, meaning you are a British Citizen or have been granted leave to enter or remain in the UK for an indefinite period.

Completing The Application

Please complete each section of this form in full, carefully and clearly. Individual applicants under 16 may prefer to have their parents complete the form. However, please make sure that the form is completed in the child’s name. Parents will need to complete the declaration at the foot of the form if the applicant is under 16. 

Supporting Documents & Example Material

Candidates are encouraged to include documents or example material to support their application, for example a reference from your school music teacher (you should include their full contact details including telephone number), or links to videos or audio recordings of your music online. 

Application Deadlines

 If you would like to apply for the scholarship, please complete and submit the application form below no later than 30th June 2019.


You will be notified of the outcome of your application during the week commencing 1st July 2019.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview and live audition during the week commencing 15th July 2019.  

Application Queries

 If you have any queries that are not covered in these instructions, or if you are in any way uncertain whether your application will meet The Foundation’s criteria please contact us before submission.