Scholarships, Bursaries, and Special Awards

At the Victoria Conservatory of Music, we believe that music should be accessible to all. Thanks to the support of our generous donors, scholarships, bursaries, and special awards help open doors to your musical education.


Scholarships are available in many areas of study and are awarded based on merit and accomplishments.

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Bursary awards are based on financial need. Those who qualify may get 30% to 60% off their tuition costs.

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Special Award: Recording and Production Project Award

This award supports current students who are developing as emerging music artists and aspire to record themselves and/or other emerging music artists, through a personal or collaborative creative and entrepreneurial project.

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Special Award: The Henwood Family Prize for Emerging Artists

Launched in 2023, this generous prize is intended to celebrate and discover young emerging contemporary songwriters and performers.

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Scholarships & Bursaries

Thank You to Our Donors

We are grateful to all donors past and present who have created and contributed to the various scholarships and bursaries that assist hundreds of students every year.

Learn how to establish a scholarship